Historical Events In October - 01
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1684 Pierre Corneille, Fr lawyer/dramatist (El Cid, Polyeucte), dies at 42 on October - 01.
1685 On this day in history charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40)
1688 Prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy on October - 01.
1704 On October - 01 cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44
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 this day in history giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
1730 Richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1735 On this day in history johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer
1746 On October - 01 bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 On October - 01 william Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek)
1768 On October - 01 english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston
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 On this day in history louis-Gabriel Guillemain, composer, dies at 64
1771 Pierre MF de Sales Baillot, French violinist/composer on this day in history.
1781 James Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!") on this day in history.
1787 On this day in history russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn.
1791 On October - 01 the first session of the new French legislative assembly
1791 On this day in history 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 On October - 01 robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70
1799 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on this day in history.
1800 On October - 01 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 October - 01.
1808 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 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.