Historical Events In October - 01
Friday, 17 August 2018
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 Vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies on October - 01.
0552 On this day in history teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle
0704 Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre on October - 01.
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 October - 01.
0959 Edgar the Peaceable becomes king of all England on October - 01.
0959 On October - 01 king Edwy of England
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 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre on October - 01.
1189 Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar on October - 01.
1207 On this day in history henry III, king of England (1216-72)
1273 Earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king on this day in history.
1404 On this day in history boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies
1500 On October - 01 john Alcock, English Catholic bishop
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 Duke of Norfolk arrested on this day in history.
1574 On this day in history -2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers
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 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 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on this day in history.
1609 Gianmatteo Asola, Italian composer on this day in history.
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 Filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies on this day in history.
1644 On this day in history alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer
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 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