Historical Events In October - 01
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
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 October - 01 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 On this day in history king Edwy of England
0965 John XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII on this day in history.
0976 Al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies on October - 01.
1189 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre on this day in history.
1189 On this day in history gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar
1207 On October - 01 henry III, king of England (1216-72)
1273 Earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king on this day in history.
1404 Boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies on this day in history.
1500 On this day in history john Alcock, English Catholic bishop
1529 -3] Meeting between Maarten Luther & Huldrych Zwingli on this day in history.
1549 On October - 01 anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery
1569 Duke of Norfolk arrested on this day in history.
1574 -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers on this day in history.
1574 Maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies on this day in history.
1578 On this day in history don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31
1588 On this day in history blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr
1602 Hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61 on October - 01.
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 Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses on this day in history.
1633 On October - 01 filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies
1644 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer on this day in history.
1653 On October - 01 russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine
1657 Treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel on October - 01.
1661 On this day in history 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