Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Friday, 26 August 2016
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 On this day in history 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 On April - 10 louis III, crowned King of France
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 King Hugh of Italy on April - 10.
1008 On April - 10 notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
1362 Machteld, countess of Holland, dies on April - 10.
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 this day in history.
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 April - 10.
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1545 On this day in history costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz on April - 10.
1569 Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
1583 On April - 10 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
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 this day in history.
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77 on April - 10.
1723 On April - 10 claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
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 April - 10.