Historical Events For October - 12
Tuesday, 17 October 2017
0632 On this day in history edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda
0638 On October - 12 honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0638 Honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected on this day in history.
0638 On October - 12 honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies
0642 On this day in history john IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0642 On October - 12 johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies
1093 Robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62 on October - 12.
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 King John of England loses his crown jewels in The Wash, probably near Fosdyke, perhaps near Sutton Bridge on October - 12.
1279 Nichiren, a Japanese Buddhist monk founder of Nichiren Buddhism, inscribes the Dai-Gohonzon on October - 12.
1285 On this day in history 180 Jews refuse baptism in Munich Germany, they are set on fire
1320 On October - 12 michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies
1343 Reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies on this day in history.
1350 Dimitri "Donskoi" Ivanovitch, great monarch of Vladimir-Soezdal on October - 12.
1366 King Frederick III of Siciliy forbids decorations on synagogues on October - 12.
1398 On this day in history the Treaty of Salynas is signed between Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas the Great and the Teutonic Knights, who received Samogitia.
1459 On October - 12 battle at Ludfor: Richard of York defeated
1490 On October - 12 bernardo Pisano, composer
1491 Fritz Herlen, German artist on this day in history.
1492 Columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day on October - 12.
1492 On this day in history columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day]
1492 Piero della Francesca, Italian painter on October - 12.
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 October - 12.
1537 The birth of King Edward VI, Successor to Henry VIII on this day in history.
1537 Edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53) on October - 12.
1549 On October - 12 john Dudley earl of Warwick becomes English premier
1576 On October - 12 rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria
1576 On October - 12 maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies
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 On October - 12 kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed