Historical Events In April - 14
Saturday, 17 April 2021
0193 Lucius Septimus Severus crowned emperor of Rome on this day in history.
0711 On this day in history childebert III, king of French, dies at about 27
0754 On this day in history pact of Quierzy: between Pope Stephen II, [III] & Pippin the Korte
0911 On April - 14 sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies
0966 Christianisation of Poland on April - 14.
0972 On April - 14 notger becomes bishop of Liege
0979 On April - 14 challenge to throne of King Aethelred II of England
1028 German emperor Conrad II the Sailor crowns his son Henry III, king on April - 14.
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 Llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies on this day in history.
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 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 On April - 14 the foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France is laid.
1471 Battle of Barnet-King Edward IV vs Earl of Warwick on this day in history.
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 On April - 14 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 this day in history polish Calvinists/Lutherians/Hernhutters unify against Jesuits
1574 On this day in history battle of Mookerhei-D'Avila beats Louis of Nassau
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 On this day in history james Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary I of Scotland
1592 On this day in history abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
1599 On April - 14 henry Wallop, English statesman
1611 On April - 14 word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi)
1629 England & France sign Peace of Susa on April - 14.
1629 On April - 14 christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings)
1655 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39 on April - 14.
1671 Cosaks capture Russian boer leader Stenka Razin on April - 14.