Historical Events In March - 01
Thursday, 12 December 2019
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on March - 01.
0293 On March - 01 roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy
0317 Crispus and Constantine II, sons of Roman Emperor Constantine I, and Licinius Iunior, son of Emperor Licinius, are made Caesares on this day in history.
0492 St Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0705 On March - 01 john VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 On March - 01 slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited
0772 Po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow on March - 01.
0918 Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
0965 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on March - 01.
1131 On March - 01 stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies
1260 On this day in history hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus
1382 On March - 01 french Maillotin uprises against taxes
1383 Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49 on March - 01.
1420 On this day in history pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten
1434 Jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen on this day in history.
1456 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on this day in history.
1457 On this day in history the Unitas Fratrum is established in the village of Kunvald, on the Bohemian-Moravian borderland. It is to date the second oldest Protestant denomination.
1494 On this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 Francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59 on March - 01.
1528 Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria on this day in history.
1535 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies on this day in history.
1546 On this day in history george Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513)
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1562 Blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on this day in history.
1565 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on March - 01.
1565 On this day in history portuguese soldier EstĂˇcio de SĂˇ founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on this day in history.
1591 On this day in history pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
1593 The Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden on March - 01.
1607 On this day in history giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer
1610 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian on this day in history.
1619 On March - 01 thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53
1628 Writs are issued in February by Charles I of England mandating that every county in England (not just seaport towns) pay ship tax by this date on March - 01.
1630 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized on this day in history.