Historical Events Happened In April - 19
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
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 On April - 19 martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 On this day in history gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies
1054 On this day in history leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
1320 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1529 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on April - 19.
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on April - 19.
1539 On April - 19 charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on this day in history.
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 April - 19.
1587 English captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour on this day in history.
1587 Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet on this day in history.
1588 On April - 19 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 April - 19 earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 On April - 19 theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 On this day in history sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on this day in history.
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 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on April - 19.
1715 On April - 19 james Nares, composer
1721 On this day in history roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 On April - 19 francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on this day in history.
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on this day in history.