Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Monday, 26 January 2015
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 Prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy on October - 01.
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1705 On this day in history parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king
1708 On October - 01 john Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59
1724 On this day in history giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 On this day in history richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 On October - 01 johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France on October - 01.
1760 On this day in history william Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek)
1768 On this day in history english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston
1768 Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 on October - 01.
1770 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on this day in history.
1770 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64 on October - 01.
1771 On this day in history pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer
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 this day in history robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on this day in history.
1800 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on this day in history.
1800 On this day in history u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 On October - 01 england & France signs Preliminary of London
1808 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer on this day in history.
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 October - 01 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 this day in history 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 October - 01 general Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam