Historical Events In October - 01
Friday, 23 October 2020
0290 [Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed on this day in history.
0366 On October - 01 st Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0540 Vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies on this day in history.
0552 On October - 01 teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle
0704 Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre on this day in history.
0911 On this day in history 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 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 October - 01 gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre.
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 Boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies on October - 01.
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 this day in history.
1574 Maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies on October - 01.
1578 On this day in history don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31
1588 Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr on this day in history.
1602 Hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61 on October - 01.
1606 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on October - 01.
1609 Gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer on October - 01.
1620 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher on October - 01.
1632 Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses on October - 01.
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 October - 01.
1661 On October - 01 yachting begins in England; King Charles II beats his brother James
1670 On October - 01 -4] Battle at Simbirsk a/d Wolga: Russian army beats Boers