Historical Events In April - 10
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
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 On this day in history st Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
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 Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on this day in history.
0947 Hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies on April - 10.
0948 King Hugh of Italy on this day in history.
1008 Notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies on April - 10.
1362 On April - 10 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 On April - 10 france captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan
1512 On April - 10 pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
1512 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on this day in history.
1516 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1552 On April - 10 henri II of France occupies Metz
1569 Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon on April - 10.
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 April - 10.
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on this day in history.
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1656 On April - 10 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 April - 10.
1710 On this day in history the first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain.
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 On April - 10 maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on April - 10.
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on this day in history.