Historical Events In April - 19
Friday, 03 July 2020
0607 On this day in history comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on April - 19.
1012 On April - 19 martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on this day in history.
1054 On this day in history leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
1320 On this day in history pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67)
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on April - 19.
1451 On April - 19 alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
1524 On this day in history pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on this day in history.
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
1539 On this day in history charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on this day in history.
1560 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 on April - 19.
1567 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 on April - 19.
1587 English captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour on this day in history.
1587 Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet on this day in history.
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on April - 19.
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
1605 Orazio Benevoli, composer on April - 19.
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 On April - 19 anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
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 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on April - 19.
1713 On this day in history emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 James Nares, composer on April - 19.
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on April - 19.
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.