Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Thursday, 28 May 2015
0401 On this day in history theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 Comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth on this day in history.
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 this day in history louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies
0947 Hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies on this day in history.
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 April - 10.
1407 the lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma on April - 10.
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 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1552 On April - 10 henri II of France occupies Metz
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 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 this day in history.
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on April - 10.
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on April - 10.
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 On this day in history balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1710 The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain on April - 10.
1712 On this day in history yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77
1723 On April - 10 claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
1731 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1737 On this day in history francois Giroust, composer
1739 On this day in history dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing