Historical Events In April - 09
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0093 On April - 09 yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty
0193 Septimius Severus is proclaimed Roman Emperor by the army in Illyricum (in the Balkans) on this day in history.
0475 Byzantine Emperor Basiliscus issues a circular letter (Enkyklikon) to the bishops of his empire, supporting the Monophysite christological position on April - 09.
0491 Zeno, Byzantine Emperor on this day in history.
0715 Constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0715 Constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1241 On April - 09 battle of Liegnitz
1388 On April - 09 battle of Näfels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army
1413 On this day in history henry V is crowned King of England.
1440 Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark on April - 09.
1454 Milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi on April - 09.
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 On April - 09 lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies
1538 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union on April - 09.
1553 On April - 09 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 this day in history.
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on this day in history.
1621 Spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends on this day in history.
1626 On April - 09 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
1627 On April - 09 johann Kaspar Kerll, composer
1634 Albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau on this day in history.
1649 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 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