Historical Events Happened In April - 19
Friday, 21 October 2016
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on April - 19.
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on April - 19.
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on April - 19.
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
1524 Pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly on this day in history.
1529 On this day in history 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 On April - 19 john Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55
1539 On this day in history charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on April - 19.
1560 On April - 19 philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 On April - 19 michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 English captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour on April - 19.
1587 On April - 19 sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 On this day in history paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 On April - 19 chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
1605 Orazio Benevoli, composer on April - 19.
1608 On April - 19 earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 On this day in history theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer on this day in history.
1645 On this day in history anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 On this day in history christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 On this day in history georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 On this day in history galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 On April - 19 emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 On April - 19 james Nares, composer
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on this day in history.
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on this day in history.
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on this day in history.