Historical Events In October - 01
Sunday, 15 September 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 October - 01.
1688 On this day in history prince Willem III accept invitation of English crown to occupy
1704 Cornelis Dusart, painter/engraver, dies at 44 on October - 01.
1705 Parliament declares Hungary independently/French RÃ¡kÃ³czi 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 On October - 01 bonnie Prince Charlie flees to France
1760 William Beckford, British writer (Epsiodes of Vathek) on October - 01.
1768 English troops under general Gauge lands in Boston on October - 01.
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 James Lawrence, naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!") on October - 01.
1787 Russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn on this day in history.
1791 On this day in history the first session of the new French legislative assembly
1791 1st session of new French legislative assembly on October - 01.
1791 On this day in history sergey Aksakov, Russia, novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family)
1795 France annexes Southern Netherlands on this day in history.
1795 Robert Bakewell, English cattle breeder, dies at about 70 on October - 01.
1799 On this day in history rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
1800 On this day in history spain cedes Louisiana to France in a secret treaty
1800 On this day in history u.S. Schooner Experiment captures French Schooner Diana.
1801 England & France signs Preliminary of London on this day in history.
1808 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer on October - 01.
1814 Opening of the Congress of Vienna, intended to redraw the Europe's political map after the defeat of NapolÃ©on the previous spring on October - 01.
1814 On this day in history jakob I van Przysucha, Polish hassidic leader, dies
1820 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer on this day in history.
1827 The Russian army under Ivan Paskevich storms Yerevan, ending a millennium of Muslim domination in Armenia on this day in history.
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.