Historical Events In March - 01
Monday, 06 July 2020
0286 On this day in history roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar.
0293 Roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy on March - 01.
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 John VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0743 Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited on March - 01.
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 On this day in history hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus
1331 Black Death in Europe, Asia and North Africa killing 75-200 million (10-60% of European population) people on March - 01.
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.
1485 On March - 01 sweating sickness (multiple outbreaks) in Britain (England) and later continental Europe killing 10,000+ people
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 Influenza pandemic in Asia, North Africa, Europe killing Around 1% of those infected people on March - 01.
1520 On March - 01 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 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies on March - 01.
1545 Cocoliztli Epidemic of 1545-1548 in Mexico killing 5-15 million (80% of population) people on this day in history.
1546 On March - 01 george Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513)
1562 Blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on this day in history.
1562 Blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on this day in history.
1563 On March - 01 london plague in London killing 20,100+ in London people
1565 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on March - 01.
1565 Portuguese soldier EstĂˇcio de SĂˇ founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March - 01.
1576 Cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people on March - 01.
1587 On March - 01 english parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower