Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Saturday, 25 October 2014
0401 On this day in history theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 On this day in history 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 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 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 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 April - 10.
1512 On April - 10 pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
1512 On this day in history james V, king of Scotland (1513-42)
1516 On April - 10 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
1533 On this day in history frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61
1545 Costanzo Festa, Italian composer on April - 10.
1552 On this day in history henri II of France occupies Metz
1569 On April - 10 emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon
1583 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on this day in history.
1585 Gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies on April - 10.
1589 On this day in history spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1633 On this day in history werner Fabricius, composer
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on April - 10.
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1695 Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian on April - 10.
1710 The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain on this day in history.
1712 Yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1737 On April - 10 francois Giroust, composer
1739 On April - 10 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing