Historical Events For March - 01
Tuesday, 27 June 2017
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on March - 01.
0293 Roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy on this day in history.
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 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 March - 01 balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht
0965 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on March - 01.
1131 On March - 01 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 Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49 on March - 01.
1420 Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten on this day in history.
1434 Jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen on this day in history.
1456 On March - 01 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 March - 01.
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 On March - 01 bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies
1546 On this day in history 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 March - 01.
1565 On March - 01 portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on this day in history.
1591 On March - 01 pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
1593 On March - 01 the Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden.
1607 Giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer on March - 01.
1610 On this day in history 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 March - 01.
1630 On March - 01 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized