Historical Events Happened In August - 01
Saturday, 01 November 2014
0126 On August - 01 publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD)
0527 On August - 01 justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on August - 01.
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 On August - 01 english barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier
1137 Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on August - 01.
1177 On August - 01 peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III
1190 On August - 01 floris III, Count of Holland, dies
1203 On this day in history alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium
1291 Everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence) on this day in history.
1322 Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian on this day in history.
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 Henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England on this day in history.
1492 Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella on August - 01.
1495 Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect on this day in history.
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on August - 01.
1498 On August - 01 christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela)
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on August - 01.
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 On August - 01 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1626 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on August - 01.
1628 On August - 01 emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism
1628 Francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1642 On August - 01 ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643]
1659 On August - 01 antoine Mouque, composer
1664 Battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu on August - 01.
1667 On this day in history paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48