Historical Events In March - 01
Friday, 22 January 2021
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 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 March - 01.
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
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 On this day in history pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten
1434 On this day in history jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 On March - 01 wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516)
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 this day in history.
1485 Sweating sickness (multiple outbreaks) in Britain (England) and later continental Europe killing 10,000+ people on March - 01.
1494 On this day in history 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 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 On March - 01 bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies
1545 On this day in history 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 Blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on this day in history.
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 On March - 01 spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro
1565 Portuguese soldier EstĂˇcio de SĂˇ founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March - 01.
1576 On March - 01 cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people
1587 On March - 01 english parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower