Historical Events For October - 01
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
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 Vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies on October - 01.
0552 Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle on this day in history.
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 this day in history king Edwy of England
0965 John XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII on this day in history.
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 October - 01.
1189 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar on October - 01.
1207 Henry III, king of England (1216-72) on October - 01.
1273 Earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king on this day in history.
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 this day in history -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli
1549 On October - 01 anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery
1569 On this day in history duke of Norfolk arrested
1574 On this day in history -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers
1574 Maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies on October - 01.
1578 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on October - 01.
1588 On October - 01 blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr
1602 Hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61 on October - 01.
1606 On October - 01 spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch
1609 Gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer on October - 01.
1620 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher on October - 01.
1632 On October - 01 battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses
1633 Filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies on October - 01.
1644 On this day in history alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer
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 -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers on this day in history.