Historical Events In April - 09
Monday, 22 April 2019
0093 Yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty on April - 09.
0193 On this day in history septimius Severus is proclaimed Roman Emperor by the army in Illyricum (in the Balkans).
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 this day in history.
0715 Constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 09.
0715 Constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies on April - 09.
1024 On this day in history benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies
1241 On this day in history battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles and Germans
1241 Battle of Liegnitz on April - 09.
1388 Battle of Näfels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army on April - 09.
1413 On April - 09 henry V is crowned King of England.
1440 Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark on this day in history.
1454 Milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi on this day in history.
1474 Breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon/Italians on this day in history.
1483 On April - 09 edward I (12) succeeds Edward IV as king of England
1483 On this day in history edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) dies at 38
1492 Lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies on April - 09.
1538 On this day in history danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
1553 On April - 09 francois Rabelais, French author (Gargantua/Pantagruel), dies at 49
1555 On this day in history marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
1557 On April - 09 michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies
1609 Spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact on April - 09.
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on April - 09.
1621 Spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends on April - 09.
1626 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies on this day in history.
1627 On April - 09 johann Kaspar Kerll, composer
1634 On April - 09 albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau
1649 On April - 09 james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
1667 First ever public art exhibition opens in Paris on this day in history.
1667 First public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris) on April - 09.
1667 On April - 09 1st public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1681 Alfonso Marsh, composer, dies at 54 on April - 09.
1682 On April - 09 la Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France
1682 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 erects a cross and proclaims the Mississippi delta the property of Louis XIV on April - 09.