Historical Events In April - 09
Monday, 21 September 2020
0093 Yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty on April - 09.
0193 Septimius Severus is proclaimed Roman Emperor by the army in Illyricum (in the Balkans) on April - 09.
0475 Byzantine Emperor Basiliscus issues a circular letter (Enkyklikon) to the bishops of his empire, supporting the Monophysite christological position on April - 09.
0491 Zeno, Byzantine Emperor on April - 09.
0715 Constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
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 this day in history battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles and Germans
1241 Battle of Liegnitz on this day in history.
1388 Battle of Näfels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army on April - 09.
1413 Henry V is crowned King of England on April - 09.
1440 Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark on this day in history.
1454 Milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi on this day in history.
1474 Breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon/Italians on April - 09.
1483 Edward I (12) succeeds Edward IV as king of England on April - 09.
1483 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) dies at 38 on April - 09.
1492 Lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies on this day in history.
1538 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union on this day in history.
1553 On April - 09 francois Rabelais, French author (Gargantua/Pantagruel), dies at 49
1555 Marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II on April - 09.
1557 Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies on April - 09.
1609 Spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact on this day in history.
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on this day in history.
1621 On this day in history spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends
1626 On April - 09 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
1627 On this day in history johann Kaspar Kerll, composer
1634 Albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau on this day in history.
1649 On this day in history james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
1667 On this day in history first ever public art exhibition opens in Paris
1667 On this day in history first public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1667 On April - 09 1st public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1681 On April - 09 alfonso Marsh, composer, dies at 54
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