Historical Events Happened In April - 19
Friday, 30 September 2016
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on this day in history.
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on this day in history.
1012 On April - 19 martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
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 April - 19.
1320 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on April - 19.
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on April - 19.
1451 On April - 19 alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
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 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 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 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on April - 19.
1605 On this day in history orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 On April - 19 earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on April - 19.
1629 On this day in history sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 On April - 19 anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1660 On this day in history sebastian Duron, composer
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on April - 19.
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
1733 On this day in history elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on April - 19.