Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Tuesday, 30 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 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 R√°k√≥czi becomes king on this day in history.
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 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on October - 01.
1746 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
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 On this day in history robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80
1770 On this day in history vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799)
1770 On this day in history 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 On this day in history russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn.
1791 On this day in history the first session of the new French legislative assembly
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 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 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 October - 01.
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 Napol√©on the previous spring on this day in history.
1814 On October - 01 jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on October - 01.
1827 On October - 01 the Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia.
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 this day in history.