Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Thursday, 03 September 2015
0401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor on April - 10.
0837 Comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth on April - 10.
0847 On this day in history st Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0879 France's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months on April - 10.
0879 Louis III, crowned King of France on April - 10.
0879 Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on April - 10.
0947 On April - 10 hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies
0948 King Hugh of Italy on April - 10.
1008 Notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies on this day in history.
1362 On this day in history machteld, countess of Holland, dies
1407 On this day in history 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 On April - 10 pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
1512 On April - 10 james V, king of Scotland (1513-42)
1516 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice on April - 10.
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on April - 10.
1545 Costanzo Festa, Italian composer on April - 10.
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz on April - 10.
1569 Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon on April - 10.
1583 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on April - 10.
1585 Gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies on this day in history.
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on April - 10.
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on April - 10.
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1656 On April - 10 dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
1682 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France on this day in history.
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on April - 10.
1695 Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian on this day in history.
1710 On April - 10 the first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain.
1712 On this day in history yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77
1723 Claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1731 On this day in history maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58
1737 On this day in history francois Giroust, composer
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on April - 10.