Historical Events In March - 01
Friday, 12 August 2022
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 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 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 On this day in history balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht
0965 On this day in history leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies
1131 On March - 01 stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies
1260 Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus on March - 01.
1331 Black Death in Europe, Asia and North Africa killing 75-200 million (10-60% of European population) people on this day in history.
1382 On this day in history french Maillotin uprises against taxes
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 On March - 01 jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1494 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter on March - 01.
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 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 Blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on March - 01.
1562 On this day in history blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1563 London plague in London killing 20,100+ in London people on this day in history.
1565 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on this day in history.
1565 Portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March - 01.
1576 On this day in history 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