Historical Events In April - 10
Thursday, 23 May 2019
0401 On this day in history theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 On this day in history comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth
0847 St Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0879 On April - 10 france's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months
0879 On this day in history louis III, crowned King of France
0879 Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on April - 10.
0947 Hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies on this day in history.
0948 On April - 10 king Hugh of Italy
1008 On this day in history notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
1362 On this day in history machteld, countess of Holland, dies
1407 the lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma on this day in history.
1500 On April - 10 france captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan
1512 On this day in history pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
1512 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on April - 10.
1516 On April - 10 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on April - 10.
1545 On this day in history costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 On April - 10 henri II of France occupies Metz
1569 On April - 10 emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon
1583 On this day in history hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 On this day in history gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 On April - 10 spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on April - 10.
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on April - 10.
1682 On this day in history louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France.
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on April - 10.
1695 On this day in history balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1710 The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain on this day in history.
1712 On April - 10 yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77
1723 On April - 10 claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
1731 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on April - 10.
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on this day in history.