Historical Events Happened In August - 01
Sunday, 23 October 2016
0126 On this day in history publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD)
0527 On this day in history justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on August - 01.
0607 Ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607) on this day in history.
0649 Pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7] on August - 01.
0860 Peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II on August - 01.
0902 On this day in history aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily
1021 Synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest on August - 01.
1086 English barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier on this day in history.
1137 Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on August - 01.
1177 On this day in history peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III
1190 On August - 01 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 On this day in history peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian
1404 Earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland on this day in history.
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on August - 01.
1485 On this day in history henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
1492 Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella on August - 01.
1495 Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect on August - 01.
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on August - 01.
1498 On August - 01 christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela)
1520 On this day in history sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)
1588 On August - 01 english admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada
1589 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1626 On August - 01 earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
1628 Emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism on August - 01.
1628 On this day in history francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
1642 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643] on this day in history.
1659 Antoine Mouque, composer on this day in history.
1664 On this day in history battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu
1667 On August - 01 paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48