Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Thursday, 02 April 2015
1684 On October - 01 pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42
1685 On this day in history charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40)
1688 On October - 01 prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy
1704 On October - 01 cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44
1705 On October - 01 parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king
1708 John Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1724 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer on October - 01.
1730 Richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on October - 01.
1746 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 On October - 01 william Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek)
1768 On October - 01 english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston
1768 On this day in history robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80
1770 On this day in history vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799)
1770 On October - 01 louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on October - 01.
1781 On October - 01 james Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!")
1787 On October - 01 russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn.
1791 On this day in history the first session of the new French legislative assembly
1791 1st session of new French legislative assembly on October - 01.
1791 On this day in history sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family)
1795 On this day in history france annexes Southern Netherlands
1795 On October - 01 robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on this day in history.
1800 On this day in history spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty
1800 U.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana on October - 01.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on this day in history.
1808 On this day in history fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
1814 Opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring on October - 01.
1814 On October - 01 jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 On this day in history gustav Adolf Heinze, composer
1827 The Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia on this day in history.
1829 South African College is founded in Cape Town, South Africa; later to separate into the University of Cape Town and the South African College Schools on this day in history.
1830 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam on this day in history.