Historical Events In October - 02
Saturday, 24 August 2019
0472 On October - 02 olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies
0939 On October - 02 battle at Andernach: King Otto & Hermann of Zwaben beat Eberhard of France & Giselbert of Lutherans
0939 Giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49 on October - 02.
0976 Hisham II appointed kalief of Cordoba on October - 02.
1113 On October - 02 mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies
1134 On October - 02 storm flood ravages Zeeland county
1187 On this day in history sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from the Crusaders
1187 On October - 02 sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from Crusaders
1263 On this day in history the battle of Largs fought between Norwegians and Scots.
1264 Urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies on this day in history.
1452 On this day in history king Richard III, of England (1483-85)
1492 On October - 02 king Henry VII of England invades France
1517 John Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37 on October - 02.
1518 On this day in history english cardinal Thomas Wolsey makes European plan
1535 Jacques Cartie‚r discovers Mount Royal (Monte‚al) on October - 02.
1535 Jacques Cartier discovers Mount Royal (Montreal) on this day in history.
1540 On this day in history venice/Turkey signs peace
1552 On October - 02 conquest of Kazan by Ivan the Terrible.
1564 Andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49 on October - 02.
1572 Spanish army occupies/plunders/destroys Mechelen on October - 02.
1586 Battle at Zutphen: English-Dutch army on October - 02.
1588 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on this day in history.
1595 Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver on this day in history.
1608 Hans Lippershey offers Dutch gov't a new invention, the telescope on this day in history.
1608 On this day in history prototype of modern reflecting telescope completed by Jan Lippershey
1608 On October - 02 the first telescope is demonstrated by Hans Lippershey of Middelburg.
1614 On October - 02 french king Louis XIII (13) declared an adult
1616 On October - 02 a Gryphius, writer
1617 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies on October - 02.
1629 On this day in history pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies
1646 Guillaume Poitevin, composer on this day in history.
1656 On this day in history uS colony Connecticut passes law against Quakers
1656 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1678 Wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them on this day in history.