1313 Emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364) was born on August - 01.
1322 On this day in history birth of peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian
1377 Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (d. 1433) was born on August - 01.
1495 Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect was born on August - 01.
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) was born on August - 01.
1545 Andrew Melville, Scottish theologian and religious reformer (d. 1622) was born on this day in history.
1555 On this day in history birth of edward Kelley, English spirit medium (d. 1597)
1579 On August - 01 birth of luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644)
0527 On August - 01 justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies
1137 On August - 01 louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1190 Floris III, Count of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1227 On this day in history death of shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179)
1402 Death of Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341) on this day in history.
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on August - 01.
1464 Death of Cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1386) on August - 01.
1541 On this day in history death of simon Grynaeus, German theologian (b. 1493)