Historical Events In April - 09
Thursday, 17 October 2019
0093 On April - 09 yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty
0193 On April - 09 septimius Severus is proclaimed Roman Emperor by the army in Illyricum (in the Balkans).
0475 Byzantine Emperor Basiliscus issues a circular letter (Enkyklikon) to the bishops of his empire, supporting the Monophysite christological position on this day in history.
0491 Zeno, Byzantine Emperor on April - 09.
0715 Constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0715 On this day in history constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies
1024 Benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies on this day in history.
1241 On April - 09 battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles and Germans
1241 Battle of Liegnitz on this day in history.
1388 Battle of NĂ¤fels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army on this day in history.
1413 On April - 09 henry V is crowned King of England.
1440 On this day in history christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark.
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 On April - 09 edward I (12) succeeds Edward IV as king of England
1483 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) dies at 38 on this day in history.
1492 Lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies on this day in history.
1538 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union on this day in history.
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 On April - 09 michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies
1609 On this day in history spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on April - 09.
1621 Spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends on this day in history.
1626 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies on April - 09.
1627 On April - 09 johann Kaspar Kerll, composer
1634 On this day in history albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau
1649 On April - 09 james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
1667 On this day in history 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 April - 09 alfonso Marsh, composer, dies at 54
1682 La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France on April - 09.
1682 On this day in history louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 erects a cross and proclaims the Mississippi delta the property of Louis XIV