Historical Events For April - 19
Monday, 25 September 2017
0607 On this day in history comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 On April - 19 judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 On this day in history martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on April - 19.
1054 On this day in history leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
1320 On this day in history pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67)
1390 On April - 19 robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 On April - 19 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 April - 19 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
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 April - 19.
1567 On April - 19 michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 On April - 19 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 On April - 19 paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 On April - 19 chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
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 On April - 19 anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 On April - 19 christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on this day in history.
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on April - 19.
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on April - 19.
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 this day in history.
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on April - 19.
1737 On this day in history geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist