Historical Events For October - 01
Sunday, 28 May 2017
0290 On October - 01 [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed
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 October - 01 teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle
0704 Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre on October - 01.
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 this day in history king Edwy of England
0965 On October - 01 john XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII
0976 On October - 01 al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies
1189 On October - 01 gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre.
1189 On October - 01 gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar
1207 On this day in history henry III, king of England (1216-72)
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 October - 01.
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 On October - 01 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 On this day in history 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 October - 01.
1606 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on this day in history.
1609 Gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer on this day in history.
1620 On October - 01 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 October - 01 filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies
1644 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer on October - 01.
1653 On October - 01 russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine
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 this day in history.
1670 -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers on this day in history.