Historical Events Happened In August - 01
Thursday, 18 December 2014
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on August - 01.
0527 On this day in history justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7]
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 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 August - 01 peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III
1190 On this day in history floris III, Count of Holland, dies
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 August - 01.
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 Henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England on this day in history.
1492 Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella on this day in history.
1495 On August - 01 jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect
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 this day in history.
1588 English admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada on this day in history.
1589 On August - 01 murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III
1619 On August - 01 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 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 On August - 01 antoine Mouque, composer
1664 Battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu on August - 01.
1667 Paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48 on August - 01.