Historical Events In October - 05
Thursday, 02 April 2020
0578 On October - 05 justinus II, Byzantine emperor (565-78), dies
0610 On this day in history heraclius' fleet takes Constantinople
0869 On October - 05 4th Council of Constantinople (8th ecumenical council) opens
0877 Charles the Bald dies October 5 at age 54 while crossing the pass of the Mont Cenis en route back to Gaul on this day in history.
1056 The Holy Roman Emperor Henry III dies October 5 at age 38 and is succeeded as German king by his son of 5, who will reign until 1106 as Henry IV, with his mother Agnes as regent until 1065 on October - 05.
1056 On October - 05 henry III, RC German King (1039-56), dies
1111 On October - 05 robrecht II of Jerusalem, Count of Flanders (1st Crusader), dies
1112 On this day in history sigebert of Gembloux, French chronicler
1143 The king Alfonso VII of Leon recognises Portugal as a Kingdom on this day in history.
1285 Philippe III, the Stout, King of France (1270-85), dies on October - 05.
1349 Paris' theologist Jean de Fayt warns for flagellanten at Avignon on October - 05.
1399 On this day in history raymundus of Capua, Italian general, dies
1430 Duke Philip the Good of Bourgondy visits Brussels on this day in history.
1450 Jews are expelled from Lower Bavaria by order of Ludwig IX on October - 05.
1458 Kazimierz de Saint, Polish ruler/saint on October - 05.
1465 On this day in history french King Louis XI signs peace with Charles the Stout
1496 Ferdinand II, king of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1511 On this day in history eedgenootschap signs anti-French Saint League
1528 On October - 05 richard Foxe, English churchman
1550 Foundation of ConcepciÃ³n, city in Chile on October - 05.
1557 On October - 05 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63
1564 Pierre de Manchicourt, Flemish composer on October - 05.
1568 On October - 05 conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart
1572 On this day in history spanish army under Alva's son Don Frederik plunders Mechelen
1582 On October - 05 gregorian calendar introduced in Italy, other Catholic countries
1609 Paul Fleming, writer on this day in history.
1626 On this day in history johann Schop, composer
1631 Arabella Holles, wife of English politician Thomas Wentworth, dies on October - 05.
1632 On this day in history henry Casimir I appointed viceroy of Groningen
1665 On this day in history the University of Kiel is founded.
1684 Johann Jacob de Neufville, composer on October - 05.
1693 Haarlem people's revolution due to food shortages on October - 05.
1703 Jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin) on this day in history.
1707 On October - 05 daniel Speer, composer, dies at 71