Historical Events In April - 19
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on this day in history.
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on this day in history.
1012 Martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1320 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on April - 19.
1390 Robert II, King of Scotland, dies on this day in history.
1451 Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne on this day in history.
1524 On April - 19 pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly
1529 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on April - 19.
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on April - 19.
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 this day in history philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 On April - 19 michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 English captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour on April - 19.
1587 Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet on this day in history.
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.
1591 On April - 19 chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
1605 On this day in history orazio Benevoli, composer
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 On this day in history anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
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 April - 19.
1706 On April - 19 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on April - 19.
1715 On April - 19 james Nares, composer
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 On this day in history francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on April - 19.
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on this day in history.