Historical Events For October - 01
Saturday, 29 April 2017
1684 On this day in history pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42
1685 On October - 01 charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40)
1688 On October - 01 prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy
1704 On this day in history cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44
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 On this day in history giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 Richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence) on October - 01.
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on October - 01.
1746 On October - 01 bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 On October - 01 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 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on October - 01.
1770 On October - 01 louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 On this day in history pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer
1781 James Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!") on this day in history.
1787 On October - 01 russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn.
1791 The first session of the new French legislative assembly on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 October - 01 u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 On October - 01 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 October - 01.
1820 On this day in history gustav Adolf Heinze, composer
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 On this day in history general Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam