Historical Events In March - 01
Saturday, 24 October 2020
0286 On March - 01 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 On March - 01 john VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 On March - 01 slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited
0772 Po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow on this day in history.
0918 Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht on March - 01.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 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 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter on March - 01.
1510 Francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59 on March - 01.
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 Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria on March - 01.
1535 On March - 01 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 George Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513) on March - 01.
1562 Blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on March - 01.
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 this day in history spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro
1565 On March - 01 portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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