Historical Events Happened In April - 19
Saturday, 25 April 2015
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on this day in history.
0843 On this day in history judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 On this day in history martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 On this day in history gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies
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 April - 19.
1390 On this day in history robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on April - 19.
1524 On April - 19 pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 On this day in history 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1567 On this day in history michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 On this day in history 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 April - 19.
1591 On this day in history 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 April - 19.
1619 On this day in history theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 On April - 19 sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 On this day in history anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1660 On this day in history sebastian Duron, composer
1689 On this day in history christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 On April - 19 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 On this day in history emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 On April - 19 james Nares, composer
1721 On this day in history 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