Historical Events In August - 03
Thursday, 28 October 2021
0008 On August - 03 roman Empire general Tiberius defeats Dalmatians on the river Bathinus.
0435 On this day in history deposed Patriarch of Constantinople Nestorius, considered the originator of Nestorianism, was exiled by Byzantine Emperor Theodosius II to a monastery in Egypt.
0808 On August - 03 p'ang Yun, [Layman P'ang], Exemplary Zen practitioner, dies in China
0881 Battle at Saucourt: French King Louis III beats the Vikings on this day in history.
1108 On this day in history louis VI, "the Fat One," King of France, crowned
1312 On August - 03 power of Luik Patriarch murders over 200
1387 On August - 03 olaf V Haakonsson, King of Denmark (1376-87)/Norway (1380-87), dies
1492 On this day in history christopher Columbus sets sail from Spain on a voyage that would take him to the present-day Americas.
1492 On this day in history columbus sets sail from Palos, Spain for "Indies"
1492 On this day in history all Jews are expelled from Spain
1527 On this day in history first known letter was sent from North America by John Rut while at St. John's, Newfoundland.
1527 On August - 03 scaramuccia Trivulzio, Italian cardinal
1529 On this day in history "Ladies' Peace" (treaty of Cambrai)-emperor Charles V & King French I
1530 On this day in history philibert Chalon, prince of Orange/viceroy of Naples, dies
1557 Dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes on August - 03.
1596 On this day in history david Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star)
1604 Bernardino de Mendoza, Spanish military commander on this day in history.
1635 On this day in history 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).
1640 On this day in history 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 August - 03.
1650 On August - 03 viceroy Willem II & Amsterdam reach accord about standing army
1676 On this day in history nathaniel Bacon publishes "Declaration of People of Virginia"
1678 On this day in history robert LaSalle builds first ship in America, Griffon
1678 Robert LaSalle builds 1st ship in America, Griffon on this day in history.
1692 Battle at Steenkerke: French beat English/Dutch army on this day in history.
1704 On this day in history english/Dutch fleet under Rooke/Callenburgh occupy Gibraltar
1708 On this day in history battle at Trencsén: Austria beats Hungarian rebellion army
1716 Sebastian Duron, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1745 Bonnie Prince Charlie lands on Eriskay, Hebrides on August - 03.
1748 On August - 03 carl Ludwig Junker, composer
1770 Frederik Willem III, reactionary king of Prussia (1797-1840) on this day in history.
1777 On this day in history la Scala Opera House in Milan opening
1778 On August - 03 teatro alla Scala opens in Milan