Historical Events In October - 03
Friday, 16 April 2021
0695 "Black Ewald", helper of Willibrord, murdered on this day in history.
1143 Cardinal Guido elected Pope Coelestinus II on this day in history.
1247 On October - 03 willem II of Holland elected Roman Catholic German emperor
1264 On this day in history comet said to predict the death of Pope Urban IV is last seen
1264 Comet said to predict death of Pope Urban IV is last seen on October - 03.
1283 On October - 03 dafydd ap Gruffydd, prince of Gwynedd in Wales, becomes the first person executed by being hanged, drawn and quartered.
1283 On October - 03 dafydd ap Gruffyd, last monarch of Gwynnedd (North-Wales), dies
1430 Jews are expelled from Eger Bohemia on October - 03.
1564 Christophorus Fabritius, [Christoffel Smit], calvinist vicar, burned on October - 03.
1568 On this day in history elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23
1569 On October - 03 battle of Montcontour: Duke of Anjou beats Huguenots
1573 Entonius Walaeus, Dutch calvinist theologist on October - 03.
1574 On October - 03 fleet under admiral Boisot seize Spanish
1605 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre on this day in history.
1605 On October - 03 li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor
1631 On October - 03 sebastian Anton Scherer, composer
1646 On October - 03 virgilio Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 49
1647 On this day in history johannes Voet, Dutch lawyer
1653 On this day in history mark Zuesius Boxhorn, historian, dies at 41
1656 On October - 03 myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
1657 On this day in history french troops occupy Mardyke
1683 On this day in history the Qing Dynasty naval commander Shi Lang reaches Taiwan (under the Kingdom of Tungning) to receive the formal surrender of Zheng Keshuang and Liu Guoxuan after the Battle of Penghu.
1685 Fidel Molitor, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1691 On October - 03 english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
1703 On October - 03 pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
1712 Warrant issued for the arrest of Rob Roy MacGregor, Highland Freebooter, by the Lord Advocate at the instigation of the Duke of Montrose on this day in history.
1712 On this day in history the Duke of Montrose issues a warrant for the arrest of Rob Roy MacGregor.
1713 On October - 03 antoine Dauvergne, composer
1720 On this day in history johann P Uz, German poet (Lyrische Poem)
1728 On this day in history charles G Chevalier d'Eon de Beaumont, French spy/transvestite
1733 On October - 03 francois Krafft, composer
1735 On October - 03 france & Emperor Karel VI sign peace accord
1739 The Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739 on October - 03.
1750 Georg Matthias Monn, composer, dies at 33 on October - 03.