Historical Events For March - 01
Thursday, 14 December 2017
0286 On this day in history roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar.
0293 On March - 01 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 St Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on March - 01.
0705 John VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope on March - 01.
0743 On March - 01 slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited
0772 On this day in history po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow
0918 On this day in history balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht
0965 On this day in history leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies
1131 On March - 01 stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies
1260 Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus on this day in history.
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 March - 01 jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on this day in history.
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 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 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 Blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on this day in history.
1562 On this day in history blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1565 On March - 01 spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro
1565 On March - 01 portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1587 On this day in history 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 March - 01.
1607 Giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer on March - 01.
1610 On this day in history johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian
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 this day in history.
1630 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized on March - 01.