Historical Events Happened In March - 01
Monday, 02 May 2016
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 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 St Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0705 John VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0743 Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited on March - 01.
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 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 March - 01.
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 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 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 On this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 On this day in history francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59
1528 On March - 01 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 March - 01.
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1565 On this day in history 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 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on March - 01.
1591 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV on March - 01.
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 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian on this day in history.
1619 On March - 01 thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53
1628 On March - 01 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.