Historical Events In October - 02
Sunday, 05 April 2020
0472 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1113 On this day in history mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies
1134 On this day in history storm flood ravages Zeeland county
1187 On October - 02 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 On October - 02 urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies
1452 King Richard III, of England (1483-85) on this day in history.
1492 On October - 02 king Henry VII of England invades France
1517 On this day in history john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37
1518 English cardinal Thomas Wolsey makes European plan on this day in history.
1535 Jacques Cartie‚r discovers Mount Royal (Monte‚al) on October - 02.
1535 On October - 02 jacques Cartier discovers Mount Royal (Montreal)
1540 On October - 02 venice/Turkey signs peace
1552 On October - 02 conquest of Kazan by Ivan the Terrible.
1564 On this day in history andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49
1572 Spanish army occupies/plunders/destroys Mechelen on this day in history.
1586 Battle at Zutphen: English-Dutch army on October - 02.
1588 On this day in history bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies
1595 Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver on this day in history.
1608 Hans Lippershey offers Dutch gov't a new invention, the telescope on October - 02.
1608 Prototype of modern reflecting telescope completed by Jan Lippershey on this day in history.
1608 The first telescope is demonstrated by Hans Lippershey of Middelburg on October - 02.
1614 On October - 02 french king Louis XIII (13) declared an adult
1616 On this day in history a Gryphius, writer
1617 On October - 02 isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies
1629 Pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies on this day in history.
1646 Guillaume Poitevin, composer on October - 02.
1656 On October - 02 uS colony Connecticut passes law against Quakers
1656 On this day in history stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
1678 On October - 02 wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them