Historical Events In April - 19
Sunday, 29 November 2020
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 On this day in history martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 On April - 19 gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies
1054 On April - 19 leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51
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 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on this day in history.
1539 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt on this day in history.
1552 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel on April - 19.
1560 On this day in history philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 On this day in history michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
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 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on April - 19.
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
1605 On April - 19 orazio Benevoli, composer
1608 On April - 19 earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 On April - 19 theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
1629 Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer on this day in history.
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on April - 19.
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on April - 19.
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on April - 19.
1713 On this day in history emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
1715 On this day in history james Nares, composer
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 On April - 19 francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
1733 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on this day in history.
1737 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist on April - 19.