Historical Events In October - 15
Monday, 15 October 2018
0070 Today in history publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leade/ oet (Bucolica, Aeneis)
0533 On October - 15 byzantine general Belisarius makes his formal entry into Carthage, having conquered it from the Vandals.
1501 English crown prince Arthur marries Catharina of Aragon today in history.
1520 King Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall today in history.
1522 On October - 15 emperor Karel I names Hernan Cortes governor of Mexico
1552 Today in history khanate of Kazan is conquered by troops of Ivan Grozny.
1581 Commissioned by Catherine De Medici, the 1st ballet "Ballet Comique de la Reine," is staged in Paris today in history.
1582 Many Catholic countries switch to Gregorian calendar, skip 10 days today in history.
1598 Today in history spanish general strategist Bernardino de Mendoza occupies fort Rhine
1641 Paul de Chomedy de Maisonneuve claims Montreal on October - 15.
1654 Today in history prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel