Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Friday, 24 October 2014
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 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
0959 Edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England on October - 01.
0959 On this day in history king Edwy of England
0965 John XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII on October - 01.
0976 On this day in history al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies
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 On this day in history henry III, king of England (1216-72)
1273 Earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king on October - 01.
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 October - 01.
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 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 this day in history.
1602 Hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61 on October - 01.
1606 On this day in history 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 Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses on this day in history.
1633 Filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies on October - 01.
1644 On October - 01 alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer
1653 On this day in history russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine
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 October - 01.