Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Friday, 21 November 2014
0401 On April - 10 theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 On April - 10 comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth
0847 St Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 10.
0879 On April - 10 france's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months
0879 Louis III, crowned King of France on April - 10.
0879 On April - 10 louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies
0947 Hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies on April - 10.
0948 On this day in history king Hugh of Italy
1008 On this day in history notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
1362 Machteld, countess of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1407 On April - 10 the lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma.
1500 France captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan on this day in history.
1512 Pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen on April - 10.
1512 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on April - 10.
1516 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice on this day in history.
1533 On this day in history frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61
1545 On April - 10 costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz on this day in history.
1569 Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
1583 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on April - 10.
1585 On April - 10 gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 On April - 10 spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on this day in history.
1640 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
1656 On April - 10 dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
1682 On this day in history louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France.
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on April - 10.
1695 Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian on April - 10.
1710 On April - 10 the first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain.
1712 Yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77 on April - 10.
1723 On April - 10 claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
1731 On this day in history maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on April - 10.
1739 On April - 10 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing