Historical Events In October - 01
Thursday, 18 April 2019
1684 On this day in history pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42
1685 Charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40) on this day in history.
1688 Prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy on October - 01.
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on October - 01.
1705 Parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king on October - 01.
1708 John Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59 on October - 01.
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 this day in history.
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France on October - 01.
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on this day in history.
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on this day in history.
1768 Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 on October - 01.
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 October - 01 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 this day in history.
1791 The first session of the new French legislative assembly on October - 01.
1791 On October - 01 1st session of new French legislative assembly
1791 On this day in history sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family)
1795 France annexes Southern Netherlands on October - 01.
1795 On this day in history robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70
1799 On October - 01 rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on October - 01.
1800 U.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana on October - 01.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on October - 01.
1808 On this day in history fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
1814 Opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon the previous spring on this day in history.
1814 Jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies on October - 01.
1820 On October - 01 gustav Adolf Heinze, composer
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 On this day in history general Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam