Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Thursday, 18 September 2014
1684 Pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1685 Charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40) on this day in history.
1688 On this day in history prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy
1704 On this day in history 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 On this day in history richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on this day in history.
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France on this day in history.
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on October - 01.
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on this day in history.
1768 Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1770 On October - 01 vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799)
1770 On October - 01 louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 On October - 01 pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer
1781 On this day in history james Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!")
1787 Russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn on this day in history.
1791 The first session of the new French legislative assembly on October - 01.
1791 On this day in history 1st session of new French legislative assembly
1791 Sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family) on this day in history.
1795 On this day in history france annexes Southern Netherlands
1795 On October - 01 robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70
1799 On this day in history rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 On October - 01 spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty
1800 On this day in history u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 On this day in history england & France signs Preliminary of London
1808 On October - 01 fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
1814 On October - 01 opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring.
1814 Jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies on October - 01.
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 October - 01.
1829 On October - 01 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.
1830 On this day in history general Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam