Historical Events For April - 19
Monday, 24 July 2017
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on April - 19.
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on April - 19.
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on this day in history.
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 April - 19 robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 On April - 19 alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
1524 On April - 19 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 April - 19 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 On this day in history paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 On April - 19 chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
1605 On April - 19 orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 On this day in history earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 On this day in history theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
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 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on this day in history.
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on April - 19.
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on this day in history.
1715 James Nares, composer on this day in history.
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 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on this day in history.