Historical Events In April - 19
Saturday, 15 December 2018
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on April - 19.
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 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 this day in history robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on April - 19.
1524 On this day in history pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 On April - 19 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
1539 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt on April - 19.
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 Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet on April - 19.
1588 On April - 19 paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
1605 On April - 19 orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on April - 19.
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on April - 19.
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 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on this day in history.
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on this day in history.
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on this day in history.
1713 On April - 19 emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 On April - 19 james Nares, composer
1721 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
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 this day in history geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist