Historical Events In April - 19
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on this day in history.
0843 On April - 19 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 this day in history.
1054 On this day in history leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
1320 On April - 19 pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67)
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on this day in history.
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on this day in history.
1524 Pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly on April - 19.
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 On April - 19 charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 On this day in history mauritius of Saksen captures Karel
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 this day in history 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 Orazio Benevoli, composer on this day in history.
1608 On this day in history earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on April - 19.
1629 On April - 19 sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 On April - 19 anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on this day in history.
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on April - 19.
1706 On this day in history galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 On this day in history emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 James Nares, composer on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history 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 April - 19 geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist