Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Saturday, 22 November 2014
1684 On this day in history 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 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on October - 01.
1705 On October - 01 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 October - 01.
1730 On October - 01 richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 On October - 01 johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer
1746 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on October - 01.
1768 On October - 01 english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston
1768 Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1770 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on this day in history.
1770 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1771 On this day in history pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer
1781 On October - 01 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 October - 01.
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 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on this day in history.
1800 On October - 01 u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on October - 01.
1808 On October - 01 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1830 On this day in history general Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam