Historical Events For October - 01
Thursday, 23 March 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 October - 01 cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44
1705 Parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king on October - 01.
1708 John Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1724 On October - 01 giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 Richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on this day in history.
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France on this day in history.
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on October - 01.
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on October - 01.
1768 Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1770 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on October - 01.
1770 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1771 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on October - 01.
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 1st session of new French legislative assembly on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on this day in history.
1800 On this day in history 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 On this day in history jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 On October - 01 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 October - 01 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 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam on this day in history.