Historical Events For April - 19
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on April - 19.
0843 On this day in history judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on April - 19.
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on April - 19.
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 On April - 19 robert II, King of Scotland, dies
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 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on April - 19.
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on April - 19.
1539 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt on this day in history.
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on April - 19.
1560 On this day in history philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1587 On April - 19 english captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour
1587 Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet on April - 19.
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
1605 On this day in history orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 On April - 19 earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 On April - 19 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 this day in history.
1689 On this day in history christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on April - 19.
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 James Nares, composer on April - 19.
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on April - 19.
1733 On April - 19 elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England
1737 On April - 19 geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist