Historical Events In October - 01
Sunday, 27 September 2020
1684 On this day in history pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42
1685 On October - 01 charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40)
1688 Prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy on October - 01.
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1705 Parliament declares Hungary independently/French Rákóczi becomes king on this day in history.
1708 On October - 01 john Blow, composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59
1724 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer on this day in history.
1730 On October - 01 richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence)
1735 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer on October - 01.
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France on October - 01.
1760 On October - 01 william Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek)
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on October - 01.
1768 On this day in history robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80
1770 Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799) on this day in history.
1770 On October - 01 louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on October - 01.
1781 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history france annexes Southern Netherlands
1795 Robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1799 On October - 01 rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 Spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty on this day in history.
1800 On this day in history u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on October - 01.
1808 On October - 01 fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer
1814 On this day in history 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 On this day in history the Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia.
1829 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 on this day in history.
1830 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam on October - 01.