Historical Events For March - 01
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on this day in history.
0293 On March - 01 roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy
0317 On this day in history crispus and Constantine II, sons of Roman Emperor Constantine I, and Licinius Iunior, son of Emperor Licinius, are made Caesares
0492 St Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0705 On this day in history john VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited on this day in history.
0772 Po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow on March - 01.
0918 On this day in history balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht
0965 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on this day in history.
1131 On March - 01 stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies
1260 On March - 01 hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus
1382 French Maillotin uprises against taxes on March - 01.
1383 On March - 01 amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49
1420 Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten on March - 01.
1434 On this day in history jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 On this day in history wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516)
1457 The Unitas Fratrum is established in the village of Kunvald, on the Bohemian-Moravian borderland. It is to date the second oldest Protestant denomination on March - 01.
1494 On this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 Francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59 on this day in history.
1528 On this day in history albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria
1535 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies on March - 01.
1546 On March - 01 george Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513)
1562 Blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on March - 01.
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1565 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on this day in history.
1565 Portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March - 01.
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on March - 01.
1591 On this day in history pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
1593 The Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden on March - 01.
1607 Giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer on this day in history.
1610 On March - 01 johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian
1619 Thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53 on March - 01.
1628 Writs are issued in February by Charles I of England mandating that every county in England (not just seaport towns) pay ship tax by this date on this day in history.
1630 On this day in history ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized