Historical Events In March - 01
Thursday, 19 April 2018
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on this day in history.
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 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 Po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow on this day in history.
0918 Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht on March - 01.
0965 On March - 01 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 March - 01.
1382 French Maillotin uprises against taxes on this day in history.
1383 On this day in history amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49
1420 On March - 01 pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten
1434 On March - 01 jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on March - 01.
1457 On March - 01 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 March - 01.
1510 On this day in history 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 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies on this day in history.
1546 On this day in history 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 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on this day in history.
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 March - 01.
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 this day in history.
1610 On March - 01 johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian
1619 Thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53 on this day in history.
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 this day in history ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized