Historical Events For March - 01
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on March - 01.
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 On this day in history st Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0705 On this day in history john VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 On this day in history slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited
0772 On March - 01 po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow
0918 On March - 01 balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht
0965 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on March - 01.
1131 On this day in history stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies
1260 Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus on this day in history.
1382 On March - 01 french Maillotin uprises against taxes
1383 On this day in history amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49
1420 Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1494 On this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 On March - 01 francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59
1528 On this day in history albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria
1535 On March - 01 bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies
1546 George Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513) on this day in history.
1562 On this day in history blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1562 Blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on this day in history.
1565 On March - 01 spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro
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 March - 01.
1610 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian on this day in history.
1619 Thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53 on March - 01.
1628 On this day in history 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.
1630 On March - 01 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized