Historical Events Happened In March - 01
Sunday, 01 March 2015
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on this day in history.
0293 Roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 March - 01 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 March - 01.
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 On this day in history hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus
1382 French Maillotin uprises against taxes on March - 01.
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 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 On this day in history the Unitas Fratrum is established in the village of Kunvald, on the Bohemian-Moravian borderland. It is to date the second oldest Protestant denomination.
1494 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter on this day in history.
1510 Francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59 on this day in history.
1528 Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria on March - 01.
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 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 On March - 01 english parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower
1591 On March - 01 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 this day in history.
1607 Giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer on March - 01.
1610 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian on March - 01.
1619 On March - 01 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 this day in history.
1630 On this day in history ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized