Historical Events In March - 01
Monday, 17 June 2019
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 St Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0705 John VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0743 Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited on this day in history.
0772 Po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow on this day in history.
0918 Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
0965 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on March - 01.
1131 Stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies on this day in history.
1260 Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus on this day in history.
1382 On March - 01 french Maillotin uprises against taxes
1383 Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49 on March - 01.
1420 Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten on this day in history.
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 On March - 01 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 March - 01 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 Francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59 on this day in history.
1528 On March - 01 albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria
1535 On this day in history bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies
1546 On March - 01 george Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513)
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
1565 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on March - 01.
1565 On this day in history portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on March - 01.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1630 On March - 01 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized