Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Monday, 22 December 2014
0401 On April - 10 theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 Comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth on April - 10.
0847 St Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0879 On this day in history france's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months
0879 On April - 10 louis III, crowned King of France
0879 Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on this day in history.
0947 On April - 10 hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies
0948 On April - 10 king Hugh of Italy
1008 On April - 10 notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
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 this day in history pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
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 April - 10.
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1545 Costanzo Festa, Italian composer on this day in history.
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz on this day in history.
1569 On April - 10 emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon
1583 On this day in history hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 On this day in history gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 On April - 10 spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1633 On April - 10 werner Fabricius, composer
1640 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
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 April - 10.
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on April - 10.
1695 On April - 10 balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1710 The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain on April - 10.
1712 Yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77 on April - 10.
1723 On this day in history claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
1731 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on April - 10.
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on April - 10.
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on April - 10.