Historical Events For October - 01
Friday, 15 December 2017
1684 On October - 01 pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42
1685 Charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40) on this day in history.
1688 On October - 01 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 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer on this day in history.
1730 On this day in history richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 On this day in history johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France on this day in history.
1760 On October - 01 william Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek)
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on October - 01.
1768 Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 on October - 01.
1770 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on October - 01.
1770 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64 on October - 01.
1771 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on October - 01.
1781 On October - 01 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 On this day in history 1st session of new French legislative assembly
1791 On this day in history sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family)
1795 France annexes Southern Netherlands on October - 01.
1795 Robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70 on October - 01.
1799 On October - 01 rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on October - 01.
1800 On October - 01 u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 On this day in history england & France signs Preliminary of London
1808 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer on October - 01.
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 Jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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.