Historical Events In October - 12
Monday, 23 July 2018
0632 Edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda on October - 12.
0638 Honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0638 On October - 12 honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected
0638 On this day in history honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies
0642 On October - 12 john IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0642 On this day in history johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies
1093 On October - 12 robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62
1165 Rambam reaches Jerusalem on this day in history.
1176 On this day in history william d'Aubigny, 1st Earl of Arundel, English politician
1216 On October - 12 king John of England loses his crown jewels in The Wash, probably near Fosdyke, perhaps near Sutton Bridge
1279 On October - 12 nichiren, a Japanese Buddhist monk founder of Nichiren Buddhism, inscribes the Dai-Gohonzon
1285 180 Jews refuse baptism in Munich Germany, they are set on fire on October - 12.
1320 Michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies on October - 12.
1343 Reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies on October - 12.
1350 On October - 12 dimitri "Donskoi" Ivanovitch, great monarch of Vladimir-Soezdal
1366 On this day in history king Frederick III of Siciliy forbids decorations on synagogues
1398 On October - 12 the Treaty of Salynas is signed between Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas the Great and the Teutonic Knights, who received Samogitia.
1459 Battle at Ludfor: Richard of York defeated on this day in history.
1490 Bernardo Pisano, composer on October - 12.
1491 On this day in history fritz Herlen, German artist
1492 On October - 12 columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day
1492 Columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day] on this day in history.
1492 On October - 12 piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1504 On this day in history queen Isabella I of Spain signs her testament
1509 On October - 12 emperor Maximilian leaves Italy
1518 Pontifical ambassador interrogates Martin Luther on this day in history.
1537 On this day in history the birth of King Edward VI, Successor to Henry VIII
1537 Edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53) on October - 12.
1549 John Dudley earl of Warwick becomes English premier on this day in history.
1576 Rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria on this day in history.
1576 Maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies on this day in history.
1609 Children's rhyme "Three Blind Mice," published in London on October - 12.
1646 Francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies on October - 12.
1654 Kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed on October - 12.