Historical Events For October - 01
Sunday, 26 February 2017
0290 [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed on October - 01.
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 Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle on October - 01.
0704 On October - 01 aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre
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 Edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England on October - 01.
0959 On this day in history king Edwy of England
0965 On October - 01 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 On this day in history gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar
1207 Henry III, king of England (1216-72) on October - 01.
1273 Earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king on October - 01.
1404 Boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies on this day in history.
1500 John Alcock, English Catholic bishop on October - 01.
1529 On October - 01 -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli
1549 On October - 01 anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery
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 Maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies on this day in history.
1578 On October - 01 don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31
1588 Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr on October - 01.
1602 Hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1606 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on October - 01.
1609 On October - 01 gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer
1620 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher on October - 01.
1632 Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses on October - 01.
1633 Filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies on this day in history.
1644 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer on October - 01.
1653 Russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine on this day in history.
1657 Treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel on October - 01.
1661 Yachting begins in England; King Charles II beats his brother James on October - 01.
1670 On this day in history -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers