Historical Events In April - 14
Wednesday, 01 April 2020
0193 Lucius Septimus Severus crowned emperor of Rome on April - 14.
0711 Childebert III, king of French, dies at about 27 on this day in history.
0754 Pact of Quierzy: between Pope Stephen II, [III] & Pippin the Korte on April - 14.
0911 On April - 14 sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies
0966 On this day in history christianisation of Poland
0972 On April - 14 notger becomes bishop of Liege
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 this day in history.
1191 On April - 14 85-year old Giacinto Bobo becomes Pope Coelestinus III
1240 On this day in history llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies
1279 On this day in history boleslaus of Greater Poland
1341 Sack of Saluzzo (Italy) by Italian-Angevine troops under Manfred V of Saluzzo on April - 14.
1427 John IV, duke of Brabant, dies on April - 14.
1433 On April - 14 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 Battle of Barnet-King Edward IV vs Earl of Warwick on April - 14.
1471 Richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury, dies at 42 on April - 14.
1536 English king Henry VIII expropriate minor monasteries on this day in history.
1544 On this day in history battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss
1552 On April - 14 laurentius Andreae, [Lars Andersson], Swedish church reformer, dies
1561 On April - 14 a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
1570 On April - 14 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 April - 14.
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 this day in history henry Wallop, English statesman
1611 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) on April - 14.
1629 England & France sign Peace of Susa on this day in history.
1629 On April - 14 christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings)
1655 On this day in history johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39
1671 Cosaks capture Russian boer leader Stenka Razin on this day in history.