Historical Events In April - 14
Sunday, 18 August 2019
0193 Lucius Septimus Severus crowned emperor of Rome on April - 14.
0711 On April - 14 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 On this day in history sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies
0966 On April - 14 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 this day in history.
1028 German emperor Conrad II the Sailor crowns his son Henry III, king on this day in history.
1099 On this day in history conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death
1191 On this day in history 85-year old Giacinto Bobo becomes Pope Coelestinus III
1240 On April - 14 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 On this day in history john IV, duke of Brabant, dies
1433 Liduina van Schiedam, Dutch mystic (Christ's Bride)/saint, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1434 The foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France is laid on this day in history.
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 On April - 14 english king Henry VIII expropriate minor monasteries
1544 Battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss on April - 14.
1552 On April - 14 laurentius Andreae, [Lars Andersson], Swedish church reformer, dies
1561 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany on this day in history.
1570 Polish Calvinists/Lutherians/Hernhutters unify against Jesuits on this day in history.
1574 On this day in history battle of Mookerhei-D'Avila beats Louis of Nassau
1574 On April - 14 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 this day in history.
1592 Abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher on April - 14.
1599 Henry Wallop, English statesman on April - 14.
1611 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) on this day in history.
1629 England & France sign Peace of Susa on April - 14.
1629 Christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings) on April - 14.
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.