Historical Events In April - 05
Sunday, 09 May 2021
0000 Noah's ark grounded, Mt Ararat (acording to scholars' estimate) on this day in history.
0456 St. Patrick returns to Ireland as a missionary bishop on this day in history.
0582 On April - 05 eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 512)
0823 Pope Peschalis I crowns Lotharius I, co-emperor of France on this day in history.
0828 Nicephorus, patriarch of Constantinopel (806-15), dies at about 77 on April - 05.
1058 Bishop John "Minchio", [domkop] elected as Pope Benedictus X on this day in history.
1058 Bishop John "Minchio," [domkop] elected as Pope Benedictus X on this day in history.
1242 On April - 05 alexander Nevsky of Novgorod defeats Teutonic Knights
1242 Battle on the More of Pskov Estonia on April - 05.
1258 Julian of Cornillon/Liege, Flemish visionary/saint, dies on April - 05.
1270 Ramban Nachmanides, Talmudic scholar (Hiddushei Ha-Ramden), dies on April - 05.
1531 Richard Roose, boiled to death for trying to poison an archbishop on this day in history.
1566 On April - 05 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition
1585 On April - 05 clemens Crabbeels becomes bishop of Hertogenbosch
1588 The birth of Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher on April - 05.
1588 On April - 05 thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan)
1595 On this day in history john Wilson, composer
1598 Laurentius Erhard, composer on April - 05.
1603 On April - 05 new English king James I departs Edinburgh for London
1605 Adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513) on April - 05.
1609 On April - 05 daimyo (Lord) of the Satsuma Domain in southern Kyūshū, Japan, completes his successful invasion of the Ryūkyū Kingdom in Okinawa.
1614 On this day in history 2nd parliament of King James I begins session (no enactments)
1614 Indian princess Pocahontas marries English colonist John Rolfe on April - 05.
1614 Second parliment of King James I begin session (no enactments) on this day in history.
1614 On April - 05 2nd parliament of King James I begin session (no enactments)
1621 On April - 05 mayflower sails from Plymouth on a return trip to England
1626 On April - 05 jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
1643 Charles V Leopold, Duke of Lorraine/fieldmarshal in Austria on April - 05.
1648 On this day in history spanish troops/feudal barons strike down people's uprising in Naples
1649 The birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University on this day in history.
1649 On April - 05 elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale
1649 On this day in history john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
1673 On this day in history francois Caron, admiral/governor (Formosa), drowns at about 72
1684 On April - 05 william Brouncker, 2nd viscount/1st pres of Royal Society, dies