Historical Events In October - 01
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
0290 On October - 01 [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed
0366 St Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0540 On this day in history vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies
0552 On this day in history teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle
0704 On this day in history aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre
0911 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 on this day in history.
0959 Edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England on this day in history.
0959 King Edwy of England on this day in history.
0965 On this day in history john XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII
0976 On October - 01 al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies
1189 On this day in history gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre.
1189 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar on this day in history.
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 John Alcock, English Catholic bishop on this day in history.
1529 On October - 01 -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli
1549 Anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery on October - 01.
1569 On October - 01 duke of Norfolk arrested
1574 -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers on October - 01.
1574 On this day in history maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies
1578 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on October - 01.
1588 On October - 01 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 Gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer on this day in history.
1620 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher on this day in history.
1632 Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses on October - 01.
1633 On October - 01 filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies
1644 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer on October - 01.
1653 On this day in history russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine
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 this day in history.
1670 On October - 01 -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers