Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Thursday, 05 May 2016
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 On October - 01 prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy
1704 On October - 01 cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44
1705 On October - 01 parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king
1708 John Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59 on October - 01.
1724 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer on October - 01.
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 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on this day in history.
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on this day in history.
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 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on this day in history.
1781 James Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!") on this day in history.
1787 Russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn on October - 01.
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 On October - 01 sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family)
1795 On October - 01 france annexes Southern Netherlands
1795 On October - 01 robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70
1799 On this day in history rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 On October - 01 spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty
1800 On this day in history u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on October - 01.
1808 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer on October - 01.
1814 On October - 01 opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring.
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 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.