Historical Events In April - 14
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
0193 Lucius Septimus Severus crowned emperor of Rome on April - 14.
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 this day in history.
0911 On April - 14 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 April - 14.
1028 German emperor Conrad II the Sailor crowns his son Henry III, king on this day in history.
1099 On April - 14 conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death
1191 On April - 14 85-year old Giacinto Bobo becomes Pope Coelestinus III
1240 Llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies on this day in history.
1279 Boleslaus of Greater Poland on this day in history.
1341 On April - 14 sack of Saluzzo (Italy) by Italian-Angevine troops under Manfred V of Saluzzo.
1427 On April - 14 john IV, duke of Brabant, dies
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 this day in history.
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 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 Laurentius Andreae, [Lars Andersson], Swedish church reformer, dies on April - 14.
1561 On April - 14 a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
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 April - 14.
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 this day in history.
1599 Henry Wallop, English statesman on this day in history.
1611 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) on April - 14.
1629 On this day in history england & France sign Peace of Susa
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 April - 14.