Historical Events In April - 19
Saturday, 20 April 2019
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on April - 19.
0843 On April - 19 judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on April - 19.
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on this day in history.
1054 Leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51 on April - 19.
1320 On this day in history pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67)
1390 On April - 19 robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 On April - 19 alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
1524 On this day in history pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 On this day in history 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 On this day in history john Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55
1539 On April - 19 charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 On April - 19 mauritius of Saksen captures Karel
1560 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1567 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 on April - 19.
1587 On April - 19 english captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour
1587 On April - 19 sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 On this day in history paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 On April - 19 chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
1605 On April - 19 orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on April - 19.
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1629 Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer on this day in history.
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on this day in history.
1689 On April - 19 christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 On this day in history georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 On April - 19 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 On this day in history emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 James Nares, composer on April - 19.
1721 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) on April - 19.
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on this day in history.
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on this day in history.
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on April - 19.