Historical Events In October - 02
Friday, 06 December 2019
0472 On October - 02 olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies
0939 Battle at Andernach: King Otto & Hermann of Zwaben beat Eberhard of France & Giselbert of Lutherans on October - 02.
0939 Giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49 on October - 02.
0976 Hisham II appointed kalief of Cordoba on October - 02.
1113 Mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies on this day in history.
1134 On October - 02 storm flood ravages Zeeland county
1187 Sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from the Crusaders on October - 02.
1187 On October - 02 sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from Crusaders
1263 On October - 02 the battle of Largs fought between Norwegians and Scots.
1264 Urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies on October - 02.
1452 On this day in history king Richard III, of England (1483-85)
1492 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1535 On October - 02 jacques Cartier discovers Mount Royal (Montreal)
1540 Venice/Turkey signs peace on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1586 Battle at Zutphen: English-Dutch army on this day in history.
1588 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on October - 02.
1595 Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver on October - 02.
1608 Hans Lippershey offers Dutch gov't a new invention, the telescope on this day in history.
1608 On October - 02 prototype of modern reflecting telescope completed by Jan Lippershey
1608 On this day in history the first telescope is demonstrated by Hans Lippershey of Middelburg.
1614 French king Louis XIII (13) declared an adult on October - 02.
1616 A Gryphius, writer on October - 02.
1617 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies on this day in history.
1629 Pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies on this day in history.
1646 Guillaume Poitevin, composer on October - 02.
1656 US colony Connecticut passes law against Quakers on October - 02.
1656 On October - 02 stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
1678 On this day in history wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them