Historical Events For October - 01
Sunday, 04 December 2016
0290 On this day in history [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed
0366 St Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0540 Vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies on this day in history.
0552 Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle on this day in history.
0704 On October - 01 aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre
0911 On this day in history 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.
0959 On this day in history edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England.
0959 On October - 01 king Edwy of England
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 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 October - 01 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 On October - 01 john Alcock, English Catholic bishop
1529 -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli on this day in history.
1549 On this day in history anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery
1569 On this day in history duke of Norfolk arrested
1574 On October - 01 -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers
1574 Maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies on October - 01.
1578 On this day in history don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31
1588 On October - 01 blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr
1602 On October - 01 hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61
1606 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on October - 01.
1609 Gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer on this day in history.
1620 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher on October - 01.
1632 Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses on this day in history.
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 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