Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
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 this day in history.
0879 On April - 10 france's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months
0879 On this day in history louis III, crowned King of France
0879 Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on this day in history.
0947 On April - 10 hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies
0948 On this day in history king Hugh of Italy
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 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 this day in history.
1516 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice on April - 10.
1533 On April - 10 frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61
1545 On April - 10 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 On this day in history hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 On April - 10 gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 On April - 10 spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1633 On April - 10 werner Fabricius, composer
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on April - 10.
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 this day in history.
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on this day in history.
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 Yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77 on April - 10.
1723 Claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1731 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on April - 10.
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on this day in history.
1739 On April - 10 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing