Historical Events In April - 19
Sunday, 28 February 2021
0607 On this day in history comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 On April - 19 judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 On April - 19 martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 On April - 19 gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies
1054 Leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1320 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on this day in history.
1390 On April - 19 robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on this day in history.
1524 Pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly on April - 19.
1529 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on this day in history.
1529 On this day in history john Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55
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 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
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 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
1605 On April - 19 orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on this day in history.
1619 On April - 19 theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 On April - 19 sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1660 On April - 19 sebastian Duron, composer
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on this day in history.
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on April - 19.
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on April - 19.
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on April - 19.
1715 On this day in history james Nares, composer
1721 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) on April - 19.
1728 On April - 19 francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
1733 On April - 19 elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England
1737 On April - 19 geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist