Historical Events In March - 01
Friday, 17 August 2018
0286 On March - 01 roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar.
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 March - 01.
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 Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited on this day in history.
0772 Po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow on March - 01.
0918 On March - 01 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 On March - 01 hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus
1382 On March - 01 french Maillotin uprises against taxes
1383 On this day in history amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49
1420 On this day in history pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten
1434 Jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen on this day in history.
1456 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on this day in history.
1457 On this day in history 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 this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 Francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59 on March - 01.
1528 On this day in history 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 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.
1565 Spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro on March - 01.
1565 On March - 01 portuguese soldier Estácio de Sá founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on this day in history.
1591 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV on this day in history.
1593 On March - 01 the Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden.
1607 Giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer on this day in history.
1610 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian on March - 01.
1619 Thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53 on this day in history.
1628 On March - 01 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.
1630 On this day in history ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized