Historical Events For October - 01
Thursday, 30 March 2017
0290 On October - 01 [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 October - 01.
0552 On October - 01 teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle
0704 Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre on this day in history.
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 King Edwy of England on October - 01.
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 On October - 01 gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar
1207 Henry III, king of England (1216-72) on this day in history.
1273 On October - 01 earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king
1404 On October - 01 boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies
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 On October - 01 anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery
1569 On this day in history duke of Norfolk arrested
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 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1609 On October - 01 gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer
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 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 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.