Historical Events In October - 01
Monday, 21 October 2019
0290 On this day in history [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed
0366 St Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on October - 01.
0540 On this day in history vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies
0552 Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle on October - 01.
0704 Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre on October - 01.
0911 On October - 01 during a siege in Constantinople, the Theotokos appeared at the church in Blachernae holding her veil over the praying faithful, among them St. Andrew of Constantinople.
0959 Edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England on this day in history.
0959 On October - 01 king Edwy of England
0965 John XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII on October - 01.
0976 Al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies on this day in history.
1189 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre on October - 01.
1189 On October - 01 gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar
1207 Henry III, king of England (1216-72) on October - 01.
1273 Earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king on October - 01.
1404 On this day in history boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies
1500 On this day in history john Alcock, English Catholic bishop
1529 On this day in history -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli
1549 On October - 01 anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery
1569 On October - 01 duke of Norfolk arrested
1574 -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers on October - 01.
1574 Maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies on this day in history.
1578 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on October - 01.
1588 On this day in history blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr
1602 On this day in history hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61
1606 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on October - 01.
1609 On October - 01 gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer
1620 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher on this day in history.
1632 On October - 01 battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses
1633 On this day in history filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies
1644 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer on October - 01.
1653 Russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine on this day in history.
1657 On October - 01 treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel
1661 Yachting begins in England; King Charles II beats his brother James on this day in history.
1670 -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers on this day in history.