Historical Events In April - 10
Monday, 19 April 2021
0401 On this day in history theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 Comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth on April - 10.
0847 On this day in history st Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0879 On April - 10 france's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months
0879 Louis III, crowned King of France on this day in history.
0879 On this day in history louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies
0947 On April - 10 hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies
0948 King Hugh of Italy on this day in history.
1008 On this day in history notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
1362 On April - 10 machteld, countess of Holland, dies
1407 On this day 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 On April - 10 france captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan
1512 On this day in history pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
1512 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on April - 10.
1516 On April - 10 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
1533 On April - 10 frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61
1545 On this day in history costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 On this day in history henri II of France occupies Metz
1569 On April - 10 emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon
1583 On April - 10 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 Gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies on this day in history.
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on this day in history.
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on this day in history.
1640 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on this day in history.
1682 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France on this day in history.
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on April - 10.
1695 On April - 10 balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1710 The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain on this day in history.
1712 On April - 10 yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77
1723 On April - 10 claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
1731 On April - 10 maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on this day in history.
1739 On April - 10 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing