Historical Events For October - 12
Friday, 15 December 2017
0632 On October - 12 edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda
0638 Honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0638 On this day in history honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected
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 Johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies on October - 12.
1093 Robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62 on October - 12.
1165 On October - 12 rambam reaches Jerusalem
1176 On October - 12 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 180 Jews refuse baptism in Munich Germany, they are set on fire on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1366 King Frederick III of Siciliy forbids decorations on synagogues on October - 12.
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 On this day in history battle at Ludfor: Richard of York defeated
1490 On this day in history bernardo Pisano, composer
1491 On this day in history fritz Herlen, German artist
1492 Columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day on October - 12.
1492 Columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day] on October - 12.
1492 On this day in history piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1504 Queen Isabella I of Spain signs her testament on October - 12.
1509 Emperor Maximilian leaves Italy on this day in history.
1518 On this day in history pontifical ambassador interrogates Martin Luther
1537 The birth of King Edward VI, Successor to Henry VIII on October - 12.
1537 On this day in history edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53)
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 Maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies on this day in history.
1609 On October - 12 children's rhyme "Three Blind Mice," published in London
1646 Francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies on this day in history.
1654 On this day in history kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed