Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Wednesday, 27 May 2015
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 October - 01.
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1730 On October - 01 richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on this day in history.
1746 On October - 01 bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on this day in history.
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on October - 01.
1768 Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 on October - 01.
1770 On this day in history vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799)
1770 On October - 01 louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 On October - 01 pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer
1781 James Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!") on October - 01.
1787 On October - 01 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 October - 01 1st session of new French legislative assembly
1791 On October - 01 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 this day in history rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history gustav Adolf Heinze, composer
1827 On this day in history the Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia.
1829 On this day in history 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 On this day in history general Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam