1336 On this day in history birth of tamerlane (Timur), Central Asian, Turkic conqueror (d. 1405)
1498 On this day in history birth of john, Cardinal of Lorraine, French churchman (d. 1550)
1597 John Davenport, Connecticut pioneer (d. 1670) was born on April - 09.
1611 On this day in history birth of giacomo Maria Predieri, composer
1627 Johann Kaspar Kerll, composer was born on this day in history.
1634 Albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau was born on April - 09.
1648 On April - 09 birth of henri de Massue, Marquis de Ruvigny, 1st Viscount Galway, French soldier and diplomat (d. 1720)
1649 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II was born on this day in history.
0093 Death of Yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty on April - 09.
0491 Death of Zeno, Byzantine Emperor on April - 09.
0715 Constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies on this day in history.
1024 On this day in history benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies
1137 Death of William X, Duke of Aquitaine (b. 1099) on April - 09.
1483 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) dies at 38 on April - 09.
1484 On April - 09 death of edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales (b. 1473)
1492 On this day in history lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies