Historical Events In October - 02
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0472 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on October - 02.
0939 On this day in history 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 On October - 02 hisham II appointed kalief of Cordoba
1113 Mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies on this day in history.
1134 On October - 02 storm flood ravages Zeeland county
1187 On October - 02 sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from the Crusaders
1187 On this day in history sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from Crusaders
1263 The battle of Largs fought between Norwegians and Scots on October - 02.
1264 On October - 02 urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies
1452 On October - 02 king Richard III, of England (1483-85)
1492 King Henry VII of England invades France on October - 02.
1517 On this day in history john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37
1518 On October - 02 english cardinal Thomas Wolsey makes European plan
1535 Jacques Cartie‚r discovers Mount Royal (Monte‚al) on this day in history.
1535 On this day in history jacques Cartier discovers Mount Royal (Montreal)
1540 Venice/Turkey signs peace on this day in history.
1552 Conquest of Kazan by Ivan the Terrible on this day in history.
1564 Andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49 on October - 02.
1572 On this day in history spanish army occupies/plunders/destroys Mechelen
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 October - 02.
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 October - 02.
1608 On this day in history 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 On October - 02 isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies
1629 Pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies on October - 02.
1646 On October - 02 guillaume Poitevin, composer
1656 US colony Connecticut passes law against Quakers on this day in history.
1656 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1678 On this day in history wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them