Historical Events In April - 19
Monday, 21 September 2020
0607 On this day in history comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 On this day in history judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 On April - 19 martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on April - 19.
1054 On this day in history leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
1320 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on April - 19.
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on this day in history.
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on April - 19.
1524 On this day in history pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 On April - 19 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
1539 On April - 19 charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on April - 19.
1560 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1567 On this day in history michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 On this day in history english captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour
1587 Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet on April - 19.
1588 On this day in history paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on April - 19.
1605 On April - 19 orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on April - 19.
1619 On this day in history theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer on this day in history.
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on April - 19.
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on this day in history.
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on April - 19.
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 On April - 19 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 On April - 19 emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 On this day in history james Nares, composer
1721 On this day in history roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 On this day in history francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on April - 19.
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on this day in history.