Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Thursday, 27 November 2014
1684 On this day in history 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 this day in history prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on October - 01.
1705 Parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king on this day in history.
1708 On this day in history john Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59
1724 On October - 01 giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 On October - 01 richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on October - 01.
1746 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on October - 01.
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on October - 01.
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 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on this day in history.
1781 On this day in history 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 Robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
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 U.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana on this day in history.
1801 On October - 01 england & France signs Preliminary of London
1808 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer on October - 01.
1814 Opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring on this day in history.
1814 On this day in history jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on October - 01.
1827 The Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia on October - 01.
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 October - 01.
1830 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam on October - 01.