Historical Events Happened In April - 19
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
0607 On this day in history comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on this day in history.
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on this day in history.
1044 On this day in history gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies
1054 Leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1320 On this day in history pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67)
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on this day in history.
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on April - 19.
1524 On this day in history pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 On April - 19 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
1539 On this day in history charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 On April - 19 mauritius of Saksen captures Karel
1560 On April - 19 philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 On this day in history michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 English captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour on this day in history.
1587 On this day in history sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on April - 19.
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on April - 19.
1605 On this day in history orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on this day in history.
1619 On April - 19 theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 On April - 19 sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on this day in history.
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on this day in history.
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on this day in history.
1715 James Nares, composer on April - 19.
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 On April - 19 francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on April - 19.
1737 On April - 19 geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist