Historical Events In April - 19
Saturday, 14 December 2019
0607 Comet 1P/607 H1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth on April - 19.
0843 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies on this day in history.
1012 On April - 19 martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history robert II, King of Scotland, dies
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 On April - 19 john Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55
1539 On this day in history charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
1552 On April - 19 mauritius of Saksen captures Karel
1560 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 on April - 19.
1567 On April - 19 michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79
1587 On April - 19 english captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour
1587 On April - 19 sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 On this day in history paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies
1591 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on April - 19.
1605 Orazio Benevoli, composer on April - 19.
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on April - 19.
1619 On April - 19 theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam
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 this day in history.
1689 On this day in history christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
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 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.