Historical Events For March - 01
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
0286 On March - 01 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow
0918 Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht on March - 01.
0965 On March - 01 leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies
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 French Maillotin uprises against taxes on this day in history.
1383 Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1420 Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten on this day in history.
1434 On this day in history jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 March - 01.
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 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 this day in history.
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 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 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 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized on this day in history.