Historical Events Happened In August - 01
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on this day in history.
0527 On this day in history justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 On August - 01 justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies
0607 On August - 01 ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607).
0649 On this day in history pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7]
0860 On August - 01 peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II
0902 Aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily on August - 01.
1021 On this day in history synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 On this day in history english barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier
1137 On this day in history louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1177 Peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III on this day in history.
1190 On this day in history floris III, Count of Holland, dies
1203 Alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium on August - 01.
1291 Everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence) on this day in history.
1322 Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian on August - 01.
1404 Earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland on this day in history.
1457 On this day in history laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50
1485 On August - 01 henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
1492 On August - 01 jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella
1495 On this day in history jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect
1498 On this day in history christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America
1498 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) on August - 01.
1520 On this day in history sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)
1588 On this day in history english admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada
1589 On August - 01 murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III
1619 On this day in history first black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1619 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia on this day in history.
1626 On this day in history earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
1628 On August - 01 emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism
1628 On this day in history francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
1642 On August - 01 ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643]
1659 Antoine Mouque, composer on this day in history.
1664 Battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu on August - 01.
1667 On August - 01 paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48