Historical Events In April - 19
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on April - 19.
1054 On April - 19 leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
1320 On this day in history pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67)
1390 On this day in history robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on this day in history.
1524 Pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly on April - 19.
1529 On this day in history 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
1539 On April - 19 charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on this day in history.
1560 On April - 19 philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1587 English captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour on this day in history.
1587 On April - 19 sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on April - 19.
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
1605 Orazio Benevoli, composer on April - 19.
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on this day in history.
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1629 On this day in history sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on April - 19.
1660 On April - 19 sebastian Duron, composer
1689 On April - 19 christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on this day in history.
1706 On April - 19 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on April - 19.
1715 On this day in history james Nares, composer
1721 On this day in history 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 On April - 19 geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist