Historical Events In August - 02
Monday, 14 June 2021
0257 On this day in history st Stephen I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0257 On August - 02 stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies
0640 Severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies on August - 02.
0686 John V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies on this day in history.
0924 On August - 02 Ælfweard of Wessex
1002 Abu Amir Mohammed ibn Abd allah ibn Mohammed ibn Abi Amir, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1057 On this day in history frederik van Lotharingen elected as 1st Belgium, Pope Stephen IX [X]
1075 On August - 02 john VIII Xiphilinus, theologian/patriarch of Constantinople, dies
1100 England's William II Rufus dies at age 44 after being struck by an arrow while hunting in the New Forest Sir Walter Tyrel is accused of having shot the arrow but flees the country to avoid a trial and then protests his innocence (Ralph of Aix is also accused) on August - 02.
1100 On this day in history william II, [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest at 44
1375 The first roller skating rink opens (London) on August - 02.
1455 On August - 02 johan Cicero, elect of Brandenburg (1486-99)
1492 Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella on August - 02.
1511 On August - 02 andrew Barton, Scottish naval leader
1512 Alessandro Achillini, Italian physician/philosopher, dies at 48 on August - 02.
1542 On August - 02 french troops leave Flanders
1552 Treaty of Passau: Emperor Charles V accepts Lutheran religion on this day in history.
1578 Battle of Rijmenam on this day in history.
1581 On August - 02 leiden University names Snellius math professor
1589 Henry III, king of Poland/France (1573-89), assassinated at 37 on August - 02.
1600 On this day in history arent van Dorp, Dutch governor of East-Zealand, dies at about 70
1610 On this day in history henry Hudson enters bay later named after him, the Hudson Bay
1627 Samuel Dircksz van Hoogstraten, Dutch painter on August - 02.
1632 Kaspar von Stieler, German poet (Teutsche Wolredner) on August - 02.
1649 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 on this day in history.
1655 Alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83 on August - 02.
1665 On August - 02 french expedition against Barbarians in Tunis/Algiers
1696 Mahmud I, Sultan of Ottoman (Turkey) (1730-54)/fought Austria & Russia on this day in history.
1704 Duke of Marlborough beats French & Bavarians at Blenheim on August - 02.
1718 On August - 02 austrian joins Triple Alliance
1723 On August - 02 nicolas de Pigage, French classical architect
1738 On August - 02 france offers emperor Karel VI mediation in war against Turkey
1746 Joan Lucaz, Dutch journalist/patriot on this day in history.
1754 On this day in history pierre Charles L'Enfant, France, architect laid out Wash DC