Historical Events In April - 09
Thursday, 02 April 2020
0093 On this day in history yuan An, Minister over the Masses of the Han dynasty
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 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 April - 09.
1024 On this day in history benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies
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 Henry V is crowned King of England on April - 09.
1440 Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark on this day in history.
1454 On this day in history milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi
1474 Breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon/Italians on April - 09.
1483 On April - 09 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 Francois Rabelais, French author (Gargantua/Pantagruel), dies at 49 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact
1611 On April - 09 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 On April - 09 johann Kaspar Kerll, composer
1634 Albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau on this day in history.
1649 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II on April - 09.
1667 First ever public art exhibition opens in Paris on this day in history.
1667 On April - 09 first public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1667 On this day in history 1st public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1681 On this day in history alfonso Marsh, composer, dies at 54
1682 On April - 09 la Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France
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