Historical Events In August - 03
Monday, 18 February 2019
0008 On this day in history roman Empire general Tiberius defeats Dalmatians on the river Bathinus.
0435 On August - 03 deposed Patriarch of Constantinople Nestorius, considered the originator of Nestorianism, was exiled by Byzantine Emperor Theodosius II to a monastery in Egypt.
0808 P'ang Yun, [Layman P'ang], Exemplary Zen practitioner, dies in China on this day in history.
0881 Battle at Saucourt: French King Louis III beats the Vikings on August - 03.
1108 Louis VI, "the Fat One," King of France, crowned on August - 03.
1312 On this day in history power of Luik Patriarch murders over 200
1387 Olaf V Haakonsson, King of Denmark (1376-87)/Norway (1380-87), dies on August - 03.
1492 Christopher Columbus sets sail from Spain on a voyage that would take him to the present-day Americas on this day in history.
1492 Columbus sets sail from Palos, Spain for "Indies" on August - 03.
1492 On this day in history all Jews are expelled from Spain
1527 First known letter was sent from North America by John Rut while at St. John's, Newfoundland on August - 03.
1527 Scaramuccia Trivulzio, Italian cardinal on August - 03.
1529 "Ladies' Peace" (treaty of Cambrai)-emperor Charles V & King French I on this day in history.
1530 Philibert Chalon, prince of Orange/viceroy of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1557 Dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes on August - 03.
1596 On August - 03 david Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star)
1604 On August - 03 bernardino de Mendoza, Spanish military commander
1635 The third of the Tokugawa shoguns, Iemitsu, establishes the system of alternate attendance (sankin kotai) by which the feudal daimyō are required to spend one year at Edo Castle in Tokyo and one year back home at their feudal manor, while their families remained in Tokyo as virtual political hostages. (Traditional Japanese Date: June 21, 1635) on August - 03.
1640 On August - 03 2,000 men VOC-army surrounds the city of Malakka
1645 Battle of Allersheim: French defeat Bavarians on this day in history.
1645 August Kuhnel, composer on this day in history.
1650 Viceroy Willem II & Amsterdam reach accord about standing army on August - 03.
1676 On August - 03 nathaniel Bacon publishes "Declaration of People of Virginia"
1678 Robert LaSalle builds first ship in America, Griffon on August - 03.
1678 Robert LaSalle builds 1st ship in America, Griffon on August - 03.
1692 On this day in history battle at Steenkerke: French beat English/Dutch army
1704 On August - 03 english/Dutch fleet under Rooke/Callenburgh occupy Gibraltar
1708 On August - 03 battle at Trencsén: Austria beats Hungarian rebellion army
1716 Sebastian Duron, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1745 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie lands on Eriskay, Hebrides
1748 Carl Ludwig Junker, composer on August - 03.
1770 On August - 03 frederik Willem III, reactionary king of Prussia (1797-1840)
1777 On August - 03 la Scala Opera House in Milan opening
1778 Teatro alla Scala opens in Milan on August - 03.