Historical Events Happened In August - 01
Wednesday, 24 September 2014
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on this day in history.
0527 On August - 01 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 Pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7] on August - 01.
0860 On this day in history peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II
0902 On August - 01 aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily
1021 On this day in history synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 English barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier on August - 01.
1137 On August - 01 louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1177 Peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III on August - 01.
1190 Floris III, Count of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1203 On August - 01 alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium
1291 On this day in history everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence)
1322 Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian on this day in history.
1404 On this day in history earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on this day in history.
1485 On August - 01 henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
1492 Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella on August - 01.
1495 On August - 01 jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on this day in history.
1498 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) on August - 01.
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on this day in history.
1588 On August - 01 english admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada
1589 On August - 01 murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III
1619 First black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia on this day in history.
1619 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia on August - 01.
1626 On August - 01 earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
1628 Emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism on August - 01.
1628 Francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1642 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643] on August - 01.
1659 Antoine Mouque, composer on August - 01.
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