Historical Events In March - 01
Wednesday, 30 November 2022
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on this day in history.
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 On this day in history st Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0705 On March - 01 john VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited on this day in history.
0772 On this day in history po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow
0918 On March - 01 balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht
0965 On March - 01 leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies
1131 Stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies on March - 01.
1260 Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus on March - 01.
1331 On this day in history black Death in Europe, Asia and North Africa killing 75-200 million (10-60% of European population) people
1382 French Maillotin uprises against taxes on this day in history.
1383 On this day in history amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49
1420 On this day in history pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten
1434 On March - 01 jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on March - 01.
1457 The Unitas Fratrum is established in the village of Kunvald, on the Bohemian-Moravian borderland. It is to date the second oldest Protestant denomination on March - 01.
1485 On this day in history sweating sickness (multiple outbreaks) in Britain (England) and later continental Europe killing 10,000+ people
1494 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter on this day in history.
1510 On this day in history francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59
1510 Influenza pandemic in Asia, North Africa, Europe killing Around 1% of those infected people on this day in history.
1520 On this day in history smallpox Epidemic in Mexico killing 5-8 million (40% of population) people
1528 Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria on March - 01.
1535 On this day in history bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies
1545 On March - 01 cocoliztli Epidemic of 1545-1548 in Mexico killing 5-15 million (80% of population) people
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.
1563 London plague in London killing 20,100+ in London people on March - 01.
1565 On March - 01 spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro
1565 Portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on this day in history.
1576 On March - 01 cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on this day in history.