Historical Events Happened In March - 01
Friday, 04 September 2015
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 March - 01 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 March - 01.
0743 On this day in history 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 March - 01 leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies
1131 Stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies on March - 01.
1260 On this day in history hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus
1382 On this day in history french Maillotin uprises against taxes
1383 On March - 01 amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49
1420 On March - 01 pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten
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 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 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter on March - 01.
1510 On March - 01 francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59
1528 Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria on March - 01.
1535 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies on March - 01.
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 this day in history 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 March - 01.
1591 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV on March - 01.
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 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 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.