Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Monday, 06 July 2015
1684 Pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king
1708 On this day in history john Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59
1724 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer on October - 01.
1730 On October - 01 richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 On October - 01 johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer
1746 On October - 01 bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 On this day in history 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 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on October - 01.
1770 On October - 01 louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 On this day in history 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 On this day in history russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn.
1791 The first session of the new French legislative assembly on this day in history.
1791 1st session of new French legislative assembly on October - 01.
1791 On October - 01 sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family)
1795 On October - 01 france annexes Southern Netherlands
1795 Robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on this day in history.
1800 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on October - 01.
1800 U.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana on this day in history.
1801 On this day in history england & France signs Preliminary of London
1808 On October - 01 fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
1814 On this day in history opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring.
1814 On October - 01 jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1830 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam on October - 01.