Historical Events For October - 01
Monday, 23 January 2017
0290 On October - 01 [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed
0366 On October - 01 st Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0540 On this day in history vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies
0552 Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle on October - 01.
0704 Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre on October - 01.
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 October - 01.
0959 On October - 01 edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England.
0959 On October - 01 king Edwy of England
0965 John XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII on this day in history.
0976 On this day in history al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies
1189 On this day in history gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre.
1189 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar on October - 01.
1207 On this day in history henry III, king of England (1216-72)
1273 On October - 01 earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king
1404 Boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies on October - 01.
1500 On October - 01 john Alcock, English Catholic bishop
1529 On this day in history -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli
1549 Anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery on October - 01.
1569 Duke of Norfolk arrested on this day in history.
1574 -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers on this day in history.
1574 On October - 01 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 October - 01 hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61
1606 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on October - 01.
1609 On this day in history gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer
1620 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher on October - 01.
1632 On this day in history battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses
1633 Filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies on this day in history.
1644 On this day in history alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer
1653 On this day in history russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine
1657 On this day in history treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel
1661 On October - 01 yachting begins in England; King Charles II beats his brother James
1670 On October - 01 -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers