Historical Events In October - 05
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
0578 On this day in history justinus II, Byzantine emperor (565-78), dies
0610 Heraclius' fleet takes Constantinople on this day in history.
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 October - 05.
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 this day in history henry III, RC German King (1039-56), dies
1111 Robrecht II of Jerusalem, Count of Flanders (1st Crusader), dies on this day in history.
1112 Sigebert of Gembloux, French chronicler on this day in history.
1143 On this day in history the king Alfonso VII of Leon recognises Portugal as a Kingdom.
1285 On October - 05 philippe III, the Stout, King of France (1270-85), dies
1349 Paris' theologist Jean de Fayt warns for flagellanten at Avignon on this day in history.
1399 On this day in history raymundus of Capua, Italian general, dies
1430 On October - 05 duke Philip the Good of Bourgondy visits Brussels
1450 On this day in history jews are expelled from Lower Bavaria by order of Ludwig IX
1458 On this day in history kazimierz de Saint, Polish ruler/saint
1465 French King Louis XI signs peace with Charles the Stout on this day in history.
1496 Ferdinand II, king of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1511 On October - 05 eedgenootschap signs anti-French Saint League
1528 On October - 05 richard Foxe, English churchman
1550 On this day in history foundation of Concepción, city in Chile.
1557 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1564 On this day in history pierre de Manchicourt, Flemish composer
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 Gregorian calendar introduced in Italy, other Catholic countries on this day in history.
1609 On October - 05 paul Fleming, writer
1626 On October - 05 johann Schop, composer
1631 On this day in history arabella Holles, wife of English politician Thomas Wentworth, dies
1632 Henry Casimir I appointed viceroy of Groningen on October - 05.
1665 On this day in history the University of Kiel is founded.
1684 On this day in history johann Jacob de Neufville, composer
1693 Haarlem people's revolution due to food shortages on October - 05.
1703 On October - 05 jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
1707 Daniel Speer, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.