Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Saturday, 25 April 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 On April - 10 st Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
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 On April - 10 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 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 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 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 On this day in history 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
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 this day in history 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 April - 10.
1589 On this day in history spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on April - 10.
1640 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on this day in history.
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 this day in history duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
1695 Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian on this day in history.
1710 On this day in history 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 On this day in history claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
1731 On April - 10 maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58
1737 On this day in history francois Giroust, composer
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on this day in history.