Historical Events In April - 10
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
0401 On this day in history theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 On April - 10 comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth
0847 On this day in history st Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0879 France's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months on April - 10.
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 Notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies on this day in history.
1362 On April - 10 machteld, countess of Holland, dies
1407 On April - 10 the lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma.
1500 France captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan on this day in history.
1512 Pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen on April - 10.
1512 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on this day in history.
1516 On this day in history 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
1533 On April - 10 frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61
1545 On this day in history costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz on April - 10.
1569 On April - 10 emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon
1583 On April - 10 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 On this day in history gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on April - 10.
1633 On this day in history werner Fabricius, composer
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon on this day in history.
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 April - 10 balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1710 On April - 10 the first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain.
1712 Yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77 on April - 10.
1723 Claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74 on April - 10.
1731 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1737 On this day in history francois Giroust, composer
1739 On this day in history dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing