Historical Events Happened In August - 01
Tuesday, 26 July 2016
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 this day in history ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607).
0649 On August - 01 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1177 On this day in history peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III
1190 Floris III, Count of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1203 Alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium on this day in history.
1291 Everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence) on August - 01.
1322 On this day in history peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian
1404 On August - 01 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 this day in history.
1495 Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect on August - 01.
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on August - 01.
1498 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) on this day in history.
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on August - 01.
1588 English admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada on this day in history.
1589 Murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III on August - 01.
1619 On August - 01 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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1659 Antoine Mouque, composer on this day in history.
1664 Battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu on this day in history.
1667 On August - 01 paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48