Historical Events In April - 19
Saturday, 19 October 2019
0607 On April - 19 comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth
0843 On April - 19 judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 On April - 19 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 Pedro I, King of Portugal (1357-67) on this day in history.
1390 On this day in history robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1451 On April - 19 alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
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 April - 19 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 this day in history.
1560 On April - 19 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 On this day in history sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 On April - 19 paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 On April - 19 chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
1605 Orazio Benevoli, composer on this day in history.
1608 On this day in history earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1629 Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer on April - 19.
1645 On this day in history anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1660 Sebastian Duron, composer on this day in history.
1689 On April - 19 christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on this day in history.
1706 Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies on April - 19.
1713 Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions on April - 19.
1715 James Nares, composer on April - 19.
1721 On April - 19 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
1728 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright on this day in history.
1733 On April - 19 elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England
1737 On this day in history geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder/inoculation propagandist