Historical Events For April - 10
Thursday, 19 January 2017
0401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor on this day in history.
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 April - 10.
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 this day in history.
0879 On this day in history 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 On April - 10 king Hugh of Italy
1008 On April - 10 notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
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 On this day in history 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 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice on this day in history.
1533 On April - 10 frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61
1545 On this day in history 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 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on this day in history.
1633 On April - 10 werner Fabricius, composer
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on April - 10.
1682 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France on April - 10.
1694 On this day in history duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
1695 Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian on this day in history.
1710 The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain on April - 10.
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 Francois Giroust, composer on April - 10.
1739 On April - 10 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing