Historical Events In April - 09
Monday, 17 February 2020
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 April - 09 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 Constantine I, Greek/Syrian Pope (708-15), dies on April - 09.
1024 Benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies on April - 09.
1241 Battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles and Germans on April - 09.
1241 On April - 09 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 On this day in history christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark.
1454 On this day in history 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 this day in history edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) dies at 38
1492 Lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies on this day in history.
1538 On this day in history danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
1553 Francois Rabelais, French author (Gargantua/Pantagruel), dies at 49 on April - 09.
1555 On this day in history marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
1557 Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies on this day in history.
1609 Spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact on this day in history.
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on April - 09.
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 Johann Kaspar Kerll, composer on this day in history.
1634 Albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau on this day in history.
1649 On April - 09 james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
1667 On April - 09 first ever public art exhibition opens in Paris
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 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.