Historical Events In October - 01
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
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 Vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies on October - 01.
0552 Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle on this day in history.
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 On October - 01 edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England.
0959 On October - 01 king Edwy of England
0965 On October - 01 john XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII
0976 Al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies on October - 01.
1189 On October - 01 gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre.
1189 On this day in history gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar
1207 Henry III, king of England (1216-72) on October - 01.
1273 On this day in history earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king
1404 On this day in history boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies
1500 John Alcock, English Catholic bishop on this day in history.
1529 -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli on October - 01.
1549 Anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery on October - 01.
1569 On October - 01 duke of Norfolk arrested
1574 On October - 01 -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers
1574 On October - 01 maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies
1578 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on this day in history.
1588 Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr on October - 01.
1602 Hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1606 On this day in history spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch
1609 On this day in history gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer
1620 On October - 01 nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher
1632 Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses on this day in history.
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 Treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel on this day in history.
1661 Yachting begins in England; King Charles II beats his brother James on October - 01.
1670 -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers on this day in history.