Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Friday, 31 October 2014
1684 On October - 01 pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42
1685 On this day in history charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40)
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 On this day in history parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king
1708 John Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59 on October - 01.
1724 On this day in history giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 On October - 01 richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on this day in history.
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France on October - 01.
1760 On this day in history william Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek)
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on October - 01.
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 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1771 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on this day in history.
1781 On this day in history james Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!")
1787 Russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn on this day in history.
1791 The first session of the new French legislative assembly on this day in history.
1791 On October - 01 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 October - 01.
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on October - 01.
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 England & France signs Preliminary of London on this day in history.
1808 On this day in history fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
1814 Opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring on October - 01.
1814 Jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies on October - 01.
1820 On October - 01 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