Historical Events In October - 03
Friday, 16 November 2018
0695 "Black Ewald", helper of Willibrord, murdered on this day in history.
1143 On October - 03 cardinal Guido elected Pope Coelestinus II
1247 On October - 03 willem II of Holland elected Roman Catholic German emperor
1264 On October - 03 comet said to predict the death of Pope Urban IV is last seen
1264 On October - 03 comet said to predict death of Pope Urban IV is last seen
1283 On October - 03 dafydd ap Gruffydd, prince of Gwynedd in Wales, becomes the first person executed by being hanged, drawn and quartered.
1283 Dafydd ap Gruffyd, last monarch of Gwynnedd (North-Wales), dies on this day in history.
1430 On October - 03 jews are expelled from Eger Bohemia
1564 On October - 03 christophorus Fabritius, [Christoffel Smit], calvinist vicar, burned
1568 Elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23 on this day in history.
1569 On this day in history battle of Montcontour: Duke of Anjou beats Huguenots
1573 On this day in history entonius Walaeus, Dutch calvinist theologist
1574 On October - 03 fleet under admiral Boisot seize Spanish
1605 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre on October - 03.
1605 On October - 03 li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor
1631 Sebastian Anton Scherer, composer on this day in history.
1646 On this day in history virgilio Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 49
1647 Johannes Voet, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
1653 On October - 03 mark Zuesius Boxhorn, historian, dies at 41
1656 Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
1657 On October - 03 french troops occupy Mardyke
1683 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 on October - 03.
1685 On this day in history fidel Molitor, composer, dies at 58
1691 On October - 03 english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
1703 On October - 03 pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
1712 On October - 03 warrant issued for the arrest of Rob Roy MacGregor, Highland Freebooter, by the Lord Advocate at the instigation of the Duke of Montrose.
1712 On October - 03 the Duke of Montrose issues a warrant for the arrest of Rob Roy MacGregor.
1713 Antoine Dauvergne, composer on this day in history.
1720 On October - 03 johann P Uz, German poet (Lyrische Poem)
1728 Charles G Chevalier d'Eon de Beaumont, French spy/transvestite on this day in history.
1733 On October - 03 francois Krafft, composer
1735 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1750 On this day in history georg Matthias Monn, composer, dies at 33