Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
0401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor on April - 10.
0837 On April - 10 comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth
0847 On April - 10 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 On April - 10 louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies
0947 On this day in history hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies
0948 King Hugh of Italy on this day in history.
1008 Notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies on April - 10.
1362 Machteld, countess of Holland, dies on this day in history.
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 On April - 10 france captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan
1512 Pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen on this day in history.
1512 On April - 10 james V, king of Scotland (1513-42)
1516 On April - 10 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1583 On April - 10 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 On April - 10 gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on this day in history.
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on this day in history.
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on April - 10.
1656 On this day in history dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
1682 On April - 10 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 this day in history.
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 Claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1731 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on April - 10.
1737 On April - 10 francois Giroust, composer
1739 On this day in history dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing