Historical Events In April - 19
Monday, 25 September 2023
0607 On this day in history comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on April - 19.
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 this day in history.
1320 On April - 19 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 Pope Clemens VII fires Neth inquisitor-general French Van de Holly on April - 19.
1529 On April - 19 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism
1529 On this day in history john Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55
1539 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt on April - 19.
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on April - 19.
1560 On April - 19 philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 on April - 19.
1587 On this day in history english captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour
1587 Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet on this day in history.
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 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 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on April - 19.
1713 On April - 19 emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 On April - 19 james Nares, composer
1721 On this day in history roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on this day in history.
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.