Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Thursday, 18 December 2014
1684 Pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1685 On October - 01 charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40)
1688 Prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy on this day in history.
1704 On October - 01 cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44
1705 Parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king on October - 01.
1708 John Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1724 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer on this day in history.
1730 Richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1735 On October - 01 johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer
1746 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on this day in history.
1768 On this day in history english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston
1768 On October - 01 robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80
1770 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on October - 01.
1770 On this day in history louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on this day in history.
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 October - 01 the first session of the new French legislative assembly
1791 1st session of new French legislative assembly on October - 01.
1791 Sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family) on October - 01.
1795 France annexes Southern Netherlands on this day in history.
1795 Robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on October - 01.
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 this day in history.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on this day in history.
1808 On October - 01 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 this day in history.
1814 On this day in history jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on this day in history.
1827 On October - 01 the Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia.
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 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam on October - 01.