Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Saturday, 10 October 2015
0401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor on April - 10.
0837 On this day in history comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth
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 Louis III, crowned King of France on this day in history.
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 On this day in history king Hugh of Italy
1008 Notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies on April - 10.
1362 On this day in history machteld, countess of Holland, dies
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 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on April - 10.
1516 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice on this day in history.
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1545 On April - 10 costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 On this day in history henri II of France occupies Metz
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 this day in history.
1585 On this day in history gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 On this day in history spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on this day in history.
1640 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
1656 On April - 10 dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
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 this day in history.
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 April - 10 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 April - 10 maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58
1737 On April - 10 francois Giroust, composer
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on this day in history.