Historical Events In April - 14
Thursday, 04 June 2020
0193 On this day in history lucius Septimus Severus crowned emperor of Rome
0711 On this day in history childebert III, king of French, dies at about 27
0754 Pact of Quierzy: between Pope Stephen II, [III] & Pippin the Korte on April - 14.
0911 Sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies on this day in history.
0966 On this day in history christianisation of Poland
0972 Notger becomes bishop of Liege on this day in history.
0979 Challenge to throne of King Aethelred II of England on April - 14.
1028 On April - 14 german emperor Conrad II the Sailor crowns his son Henry III, king
1099 Conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death on April - 14.
1191 85-year old Giacinto Bobo becomes Pope Coelestinus III on this day in history.
1240 On this day in history llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies
1279 Boleslaus of Greater Poland on April - 14.
1341 On this day in history sack of Saluzzo (Italy) by Italian-Angevine troops under Manfred V of Saluzzo.
1427 On this day in history john IV, duke of Brabant, dies
1433 On this day in history liduina van Schiedam, Dutch mystic (Christ's Bride)/saint, dies at 53
1434 The foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France is laid on April - 14.
1471 On this day in history battle of Barnet-King Edward IV vs Earl of Warwick
1471 Richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury, dies at 42 on this day in history.
1536 English king Henry VIII expropriate minor monasteries on April - 14.
1544 Battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss on April - 14.
1552 Laurentius Andreae, [Lars Andersson], Swedish church reformer, dies on this day in history.
1561 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany on this day in history.
1570 On this day in history polish Calvinists/Lutherians/Hernhutters unify against Jesuits
1574 Battle of Mookerhei-D'Avila beats Louis of Nassau on April - 14.
1574 Christoffel Palts, German general strategist, dies in battle on this day in history.
1578 Philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621) on this day in history.
1578 James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary I of Scotland on this day in history.
1592 On April - 14 abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
1599 On April - 14 henry Wallop, English statesman
1611 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) on this day in history.
1629 On April - 14 england & France sign Peace of Susa
1629 Christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings) on April - 14.
1655 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39 on April - 14.
1671 On April - 14 cosaks capture Russian boer leader Stenka Razin