Historical Events In April - 19
Friday, 23 August 2019
0607 On April - 19 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 On this day in history martyrdom of Alphege in Greenwich, London.
1044 On this day in history 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 April - 19 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 this day in history.
1529 2nd Parliament of Spiers bans Lutheranism on this day in history.
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 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 English captain Francis Drake sinks the Spanish fleet in Cadiz harbour on April - 19.
1587 On this day in history sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz Spain & sinks Spanish fleet
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.
1591 On April - 19 chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
1605 Orazio Benevoli, composer on April - 19.
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on April - 19.
1619 Theatrum Anatomicum opens in Amsterdam on April - 19.
1629 On April - 19 sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
1645 Anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history sebastian Duron, composer
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on April - 19.
1700 On April - 19 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
1706 On this day in history galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
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 On this day in history 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.