Historical Events In April - 09
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
0093 Yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty on April - 09.
0193 Septimius Severus is proclaimed Roman Emperor by the army in Illyricum (in the Balkans) on this day in history.
0475 On this day in history byzantine Emperor Basiliscus issues a circular letter (Enkyklikon) to the bishops of his empire, supporting the Monophysite christological position.
0491 Zeno, Byzantine Emperor on April - 09.
0715 Constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 09.
0715 On April - 09 constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies
1024 Benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies on this day in history.
1241 Battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles and Germans on April - 09.
1241 Battle of Liegnitz on this day in history.
1388 Battle of Näfels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army on this day in history.
1413 Henry V is crowned King of England on this day in history.
1440 Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark on this day in history.
1454 On April - 09 milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi
1474 On this day in history breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon/Italians
1483 Edward I (12) succeeds Edward IV as king of England on this day in history.
1483 On April - 09 edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) dies at 38
1492 On April - 09 lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies
1538 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union on April - 09.
1553 On this day in history francois Rabelais, French author (Gargantua/Pantagruel), dies at 49
1555 Marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II on April - 09.
1557 Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies on April - 09.
1609 Spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact on April - 09.
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on this day in history.
1621 On April - 09 spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends
1626 On April - 09 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
1627 Johann Kaspar Kerll, composer on this day in history.
1634 On April - 09 albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau
1649 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II on this day in history.
1667 On April - 09 first ever public art exhibition opens in Paris
1667 First public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris) on April - 09.
1667 1st public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris) on this day in history.
1681 On this day in history alfonso Marsh, composer, dies at 54
1682 On April - 09 la Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France
1682 On April - 09 louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 erects a cross and proclaims the Mississippi delta the property of Louis XIV