Historical Events In October - 03
Monday, 21 January 2019
0695 "Black Ewald", helper of Willibrord, murdered on October - 03.
1143 On October - 03 cardinal Guido elected Pope Coelestinus II
1247 On this day in history 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 On this day in history comet said to predict death of Pope Urban IV is last seen
1283 Dafydd ap Gruffydd, prince of Gwynedd in Wales, becomes the first person executed by being hanged, drawn and quartered on October - 03.
1283 On this day in history dafydd ap Gruffyd, last monarch of Gwynnedd (North-Wales), dies
1430 On October - 03 jews are expelled from Eger Bohemia
1564 On October - 03 christophorus Fabritius, [Christoffel Smit], calvinist vicar, burned
1568 On this day in history elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23
1569 Battle of Montcontour: Duke of Anjou beats Huguenots on October - 03.
1573 On October - 03 entonius Walaeus, Dutch calvinist theologist
1574 On October - 03 fleet under admiral Boisot seize Spanish
1605 On this day in history chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre
1605 On this day in history li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor
1631 Sebastian Anton Scherer, composer on this day in history.
1646 On October - 03 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 On October - 03 myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
1657 On October - 03 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 this day in history 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 Antoine Dauvergne, composer on this day in history.
1720 Johann P Uz, German poet (Lyrische Poem) on this day in history.
1728 On October - 03 charles G Chevalier d'Eon de Beaumont, French spy/transvestite
1733 Francois Krafft, composer on October - 03.
1735 On October - 03 france & Emperor Karel VI sign peace accord
1739 On October - 03 the Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739.
1750 Georg Matthias Monn, composer, dies at 33 on this day in history.