Historical Events In April - 14
Monday, 17 February 2020
0193 Lucius Septimus Severus crowned emperor of Rome on this day in history.
0711 Childebert III, king of French, dies at about 27 on April - 14.
0754 On April - 14 pact of Quierzy: between Pope Stephen II, [III] & Pippin the Korte
0911 On this day in history sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies
0966 Christianisation of Poland on April - 14.
0972 Notger becomes bishop of Liege on April - 14.
0979 Challenge to throne of King Aethelred II of England on this day in history.
1028 German emperor Conrad II the Sailor crowns his son Henry III, king on this day in history.
1099 Conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death on April - 14.
1191 85-year old Giacinto Bobo becomes Pope Coelestinus III on April - 14.
1240 Llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies on April - 14.
1279 On this day in history boleslaus of Greater Poland
1341 On this day in history sack of Saluzzo (Italy) by Italian-Angevine troops under Manfred V of Saluzzo.
1427 John IV, duke of Brabant, dies on this day in history.
1433 Liduina van Schiedam, Dutch mystic (Christ's Bride)/saint, dies at 53 on April - 14.
1434 The foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France is laid on April - 14.
1471 On April - 14 battle of Barnet-King Edward IV vs Earl of Warwick
1471 Richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury, dies at 42 on April - 14.
1536 On April - 14 english king Henry VIII expropriate minor monasteries
1544 On April - 14 battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss
1552 On this day in history laurentius Andreae, [Lars Andersson], Swedish church reformer, dies
1561 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany on April - 14.
1570 Polish Calvinists/Lutherians/Hernhutters unify against Jesuits on this day in history.
1574 On April - 14 battle of Mookerhei-D'Avila beats Louis of Nassau
1574 On this day in history christoffel Palts, German general strategist, dies in battle
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 April - 14.
1592 Abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher on this day in history.
1599 Henry Wallop, English statesman on this day in history.
1611 On April - 14 word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi)
1629 England & France sign Peace of Susa on April - 14.
1629 Christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings) on April - 14.
1655 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1671 On April - 14 cosaks capture Russian boer leader Stenka Razin