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Historical Events Happened In October - 01

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

0290  [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed on this day in history.  

0366  On this day in history st Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope  

0540  Vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies on this day in history.  

0552  On this day in history teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle  

0704  Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre on this day in history.  

0911  During a siege in Constantinople, the Theotokos appeared at the church in Blachernae holding her veil over the praying faithful, among them St. Andrew of Constantinople on this day in history.  

0959  On this day in history edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England.  

0959  King Edwy of England on this day in history.  

0965  On this day in history john XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII  

0976  Al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies on this day in history.  

1189  Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre on this day in history.  

1189  Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar on this day in history.  

1207  On this day in history henry III, king of England (1216-72)  

1273  On this day in history earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king  

1404  Boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies on this day in history.  

1500  John Alcock, English Catholic bishop on this day in history.  

1529  -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli on this day in history.  

1549  Anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery on this day in history.  

1569  Duke of Norfolk arrested on this day in history.  

1574  On this day in history -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers  

1574  On this day in history maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies  

1578  Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on this day in history.  

1588  Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr on this day in history.  

1602  On this day in history hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61  

1606  Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on this day in history.  

1609  On this day in history gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer  

1620  On this day in history nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher  

1632  On this day in history battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses  

1633  On this day in history filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies  

1644  Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer on this day in history.  

1653  On this day in history russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine  

1657  Treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel on this day in history.  

1661  On this day in history yachting begins in England; King Charles II beats his brother James  

1670  -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1207  Henry III, king of England (1216-72) was born on this day in history.  

1507  On this day in history birth of giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Italian architect (d. 1573)  

1540  On this day in history birth of johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (d. 1617)  

1549  Anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery was born on this day in history.  

1577  On this day in history birth of fidelis of Sigmaringen, Swiss friar, martyr, and saint (d. 1622)  

1620  Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher was born on this day in history.  

1644  Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer was born on this day in history.  

1644  On this day in history birth of jean Rousseau, composer  

Famous Deaths In October - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0290  On this day in history death of [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed  

0540  On this day in history vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies  

0552  Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle on this day in history.  

0959  Death of King Edwy of England on this day in history.  

0976  On this day in history al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies  

1040  On this day in history death of alan III, Duke of Brittany (poisoned) (b. 997)  

1189  On this day in history death of gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar  

1310  On this day in history death of beatrice of Burgundy, Lady of Bourbon (b. 1257)