Historical Events For October - 01
Monday, 20 November 2017
0290 On this day in history [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed
0366 St Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on October - 01.
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 this day in history 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 October - 01 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 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar on October - 01.
1207 On October - 01 henry III, king of England (1216-72)
1273 On October - 01 earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king
1404 Boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies on October - 01.
1500 John Alcock, English Catholic bishop on October - 01.
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 Duke of Norfolk arrested on October - 01.
1574 -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers on October - 01.
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 Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr on October - 01.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1644 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer on this day in history.
1653 Russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine on this day in history.
1657 Treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel on this day in history.
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.