Historical Events In April - 10
Friday, 10 April 2020
0401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor on April - 10.
0837 On this day in history comet 1/ 37 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth
0847 On this day in history st Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0879 France's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months on April - 10.
0879 On this day in history louis III, crowned King of France
1407 Today in history the lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma.
1500 France captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan today in history.
1512 On April - 10 pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
1516 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice today in history.
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz today in history.
1589 Today in history spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg