Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Saturday, 01 October 2016
1684 Pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42 on October - 01.
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 this day in history cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44
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 On this day in history giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 On October - 01 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 October - 01.
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on October - 01.
1768 On October - 01 english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston
1768 On October - 01 robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80
1770 On October - 01 vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799)
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 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 Sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family) on October - 01.
1795 On this day in history france annexes Southern Netherlands
1795 Robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1799 On October - 01 rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on this day in history.
1800 U.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana on October - 01.
1801 On October - 01 england & France signs Preliminary of London
1808 On October - 01 fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
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 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on October - 01.
1827 The Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia on October - 01.
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 October - 01.