Historical Events In April - 09
Sunday, 28 February 2021
0093 On this day in history yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty
0193 On this day in history septimius Severus is proclaimed Roman Emperor by the army in Illyricum (in the Balkans).
0475 On this day in history byzantine Emperor Basiliscus issues a circular letter (Enkyklikon) to the bishops of his empire, supporting the Monophysite christological position.
0491 On April - 09 zeno, Byzantine Emperor
0715 On April - 09 constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0715 On April - 09 constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies
1024 On April - 09 benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies
1241 On April - 09 battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles and Germans
1241 On this day in history battle of Liegnitz
1388 Battle of Näfels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army on April - 09.
1413 Henry V is crowned King of England on this day in history.
1440 On this day in history christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark.
1454 On April - 09 milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi
1474 Breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon/Italians on this day in history.
1483 Edward I (12) succeeds Edward IV as king of England on this day in history.
1483 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) dies at 38 on April - 09.
1492 Lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies on April - 09.
1538 On April - 09 danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
1553 On April - 09 francois Rabelais, French author (Gargantua/Pantagruel), dies at 49
1555 On this day in history marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
1557 On April - 09 michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies
1609 On this day in history spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on April - 09.
1621 On this day in history spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends
1626 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies on April - 09.
1627 On this day in history johann Kaspar Kerll, composer
1634 Albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau on April - 09.
1649 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II on this day in history.
1667 First ever public art exhibition opens in Paris on April - 09.
1667 On April - 09 first public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1667 1st public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris) on April - 09.
1681 Alfonso Marsh, composer, dies at 54 on April - 09.
1682 La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France on April - 09.
1682 On this day in history louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 erects a cross and proclaims the Mississippi delta the property of Louis XIV