Historical Events In March - 01
Thursday, 21 June 2018
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on this day in history.
0293 On this day in history roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy
0317 Crispus and Constantine II, sons of Roman Emperor Constantine I, and Licinius Iunior, son of Emperor Licinius, are made Caesares on March - 01.
0492 On March - 01 st Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0705 John VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
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 Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
0965 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on this day in history.
1131 Stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies on this day in history.
1260 Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus on March - 01.
1382 On this day in history french Maillotin uprises against taxes
1383 Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49 on March - 01.
1420 Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten on March - 01.
1434 Jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen on this day in history.
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 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter on this day in history.
1510 On March - 01 francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59
1528 On March - 01 albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria
1535 On March - 01 bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies
1546 On March - 01 george Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513)
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1565 On this day in history 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 On March - 01 english parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower
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 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian on this day in history.
1619 On this day in history thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53
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 March - 01.
1630 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized on this day in history.