Historical Events In April - 19
Saturday, 18 September 2021
0607 On April - 19 comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 On this day in history judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on April - 19.
1044 On April - 19 gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies
1054 On this day in history leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
1320 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on April - 19.
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on April - 19.
1451 On this day in history alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
1524 Pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly on April - 19.
1529 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on April - 19.
1529 On this day in history john Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55
1539 On this day in history charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on April - 19.
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 this day in history.
1587 On this day in history 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 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on April - 19.
1605 Orazio Benevoli, composer on April - 19.
1608 On this day in history earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1629 On April - 19 sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 On April - 19 anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 On this day in history christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on April - 19.
1706 On April - 19 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on this day in history.
1715 On April - 19 james Nares, composer
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on April - 19.
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on this day in history.
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on this day in history.