Historical Events In April - 09
Friday, 10 July 2020
0093 On this day in history 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 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 On April - 09 zeno, Byzantine Emperor
0715 Constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0715 On April - 09 constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies
1024 On April - 09 benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies
1241 On April - 09 battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles and Germans
1241 On this day in history battle of Liegnitz
1388 Battle of NĂ¤fels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army on April - 09.
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 Breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon/Italians on April - 09.
1483 On this day in history edward I (12) succeeds Edward IV as king of England
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 April - 09 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 April - 09 spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact
1611 On this day in history giacomo Maria Predieri, composer
1621 On April - 09 spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends
1626 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies on this day in history.
1627 Johann Kaspar Kerll, composer on this day in history.
1634 On this day in history albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau
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 On this day in history first public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1667 1st public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris) on this day in history.
1681 Alfonso Marsh, composer, dies at 54 on April - 09.
1682 La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France on this day in history.
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.