Historical Events In March - 01
Saturday, 23 September 2023
0286 Roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar on March - 01.
0293 On this day in history roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy
0317 On this day in history crispus and Constantine II, sons of Roman Emperor Constantine I, and Licinius Iunior, son of Emperor Licinius, are made Caesares
0492 On March - 01 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 March - 01.
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 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on March - 01.
1131 On this day in history stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies
1260 On March - 01 hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus
1331 On March - 01 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 March - 01.
1383 Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1420 On March - 01 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 March - 01.
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.
1485 Sweating sickness (multiple outbreaks) in Britain (England) and later continental Europe killing 10,000+ people on March - 01.
1494 On March - 01 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 On this day in history francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59
1510 On this day in history influenza pandemic in Asia, North Africa, Europe killing Around 1% of those infected people
1520 On this day in history smallpox Epidemic in Mexico killing 5-8 million (40% of population) people
1528 On March - 01 albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria
1535 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies on this day in history.
1545 On March - 01 cocoliztli Epidemic of 1545-1548 in Mexico killing 5-15 million (80% of population) people
1546 George Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513) on March - 01.
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1563 London plague in London killing 20,100+ in London people on March - 01.
1565 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on March - 01.
1565 On this day in history portuguese soldier EstÃ¡cio de SÃ¡ founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1576 Cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people on this day in history.
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on March - 01.