Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Wednesday, 28 September 2016
0401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor on April - 10.
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 France's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months on this day in history.
0879 Louis III, crowned King of France on this day in history.
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 On this day in history king Hugh of Italy
1008 On April - 10 notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
1362 On April - 10 machteld, countess of Holland, dies
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 April - 10 james V, king of Scotland (1513-42)
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 Henri II of France occupies Metz on this day in history.
1569 Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
1583 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on April - 10.
1585 On this day in history gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on April - 10.
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on April - 10.
1640 On April - 10 agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
1656 On this day in history dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
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 this day in history.
1694 On April - 10 duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
1695 On this day in history balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1710 On April - 10 the first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain.
1712 On this day in history yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77
1723 Claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74 on April - 10.
1731 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on April - 10.
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on April - 10.
1739 On April - 10 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing