Historical Events In October - 01
Friday, 31 March 2023
1684 Pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1685 On October - 01 charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40)
1688 On October - 01 prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on October - 01.
1705 On October - 01 parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king
1708 On October - 01 john Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59
1724 On October - 01 giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 On October - 01 richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on October - 01.
1746 On October - 01 bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 On October - 01 william Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek)
1768 On this day in history english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston
1768 On October - 01 robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80
1770 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on this day in history.
1770 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1771 On this day in history pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer
1781 On October - 01 james Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!")
1787 Russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn on October - 01.
1791 The first session of the new French legislative assembly on this day in history.
1791 1st session of new French legislative assembly on October - 01.
1791 On October - 01 sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family)
1795 On October - 01 france annexes Southern Netherlands
1795 On this day in history robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on October - 01.
1800 On this day in history spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty
1800 U.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana on October - 01.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on this day in history.
1808 On October - 01 fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
1814 On October - 01 opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring.
1814 On October - 01 jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on October - 01.
1827 The Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia on October - 01.
1829 On October - 01 south African College is founded in Cape Town, South Africa; later to separate into the University of Cape Town and the South African College Schools.
1830 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam on this day in history.
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