Historical Events In August - 03
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
0008 On this day in history roman Empire general Tiberius defeats Dalmatians on the river Bathinus.
0435 Deposed Patriarch of Constantinople Nestorius, considered the originator of Nestorianism, was exiled by Byzantine Emperor Theodosius II to a monastery in Egypt on this day in history.
0808 On this day in history p'ang Yun, [Layman P'ang], Exemplary Zen practitioner, dies in China
0881 On this day in history battle at Saucourt: French King Louis III beats the Vikings
1108 Louis VI, "the Fat One," King of France, crowned on August - 03.
1312 Power of Luik Patriarch murders over 200 on August - 03.
1387 On August - 03 olaf V Haakonsson, King of Denmark (1376-87)/Norway (1380-87), dies
1492 Christopher Columbus sets sail from Spain on a voyage that would take him to the present-day Americas on August - 03.
1492 On August - 03 columbus sets sail from Palos, Spain for "Indies"
1492 All Jews are expelled from Spain on this day in history.
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 On this day in history "Ladies' Peace" (treaty of Cambrai)-emperor Charles V & King French I
1530 On August - 03 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 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 2,000 men VOC-army surrounds the city of Malakka on August - 03.
1645 On August - 03 battle of Allersheim: French defeat Bavarians
1645 On this day in history august Kuhnel, composer
1650 Viceroy Willem II & Amsterdam reach accord about standing army on August - 03.
1676 Nathaniel Bacon publishes "Declaration of People of Virginia" on this day in history.
1678 On August - 03 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 English/Dutch fleet under Rooke/Callenburgh occupy Gibraltar on August - 03.
1708 On August - 03 battle at Trencsén: Austria beats Hungarian rebellion army
1716 Sebastian Duron, composer, dies at 56 on August - 03.
1745 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie lands on Eriskay, Hebrides
1748 Carl Ludwig Junker, composer on this day in history.
1770 On this day in history frederik Willem III, reactionary king of Prussia (1797-1840)
1777 La Scala Opera House in Milan opening on this day in history.
1778 On August - 03 teatro alla Scala opens in Milan