Historical Events Happened In October - 01
Thursday, 26 November 2015
1684 Pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42 on October - 01.
1685 Charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40) on October - 01.
1688 Prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy on October - 01.
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on October - 01.
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 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 this day in history.
1746 On October - 01 bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1770 On this day in history louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 On October - 01 pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer
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 October - 01 the first session of the new French legislative assembly
1791 1st session of new French legislative assembly on this day in history.
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 October - 01.
1800 U.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana on this day in history.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on October - 01.
1808 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1820 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history general Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam