Historical Events Happened In April - 19
Friday, 27 March 2015
0607 On April - 19 comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on April - 19.
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on this day in history.
1044 On April - 19 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 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on this day in history.
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on April - 19.
1451 On April - 19 alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
1524 On April - 19 pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on this day in history.
1529 On this day in history john Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55
1539 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt on April - 19.
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on April - 19.
1560 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1567 On April - 19 michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 On this day in history english captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour
1587 On April - 19 sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer on April - 19.
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 April - 19.
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 On this day in history galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on this day in history.
1715 On this day in history james Nares, composer
1721 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on April - 19.
1733 On April - 19 elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on April - 19.