Historical Events In October - 05
Sunday, 27 September 2020
0578 Justinus II, Byzantine emperor (565-78), dies on October - 05.
0610 On this day in history heraclius' fleet takes Constantinople
0869 On this day in history 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 Henry III, RC German King (1039-56), dies on this day in history.
1111 On this day in history robrecht II of Jerusalem, Count of Flanders (1st Crusader), dies
1112 Sigebert of Gembloux, French chronicler on October - 05.
1143 On October - 05 the king Alfonso VII of Leon recognises Portugal as a Kingdom.
1285 Philippe III, the Stout, King of France (1270-85), dies on this day in history.
1349 Paris' theologist Jean de Fayt warns for flagellanten at Avignon on this day in history.
1399 On October - 05 raymundus of Capua, Italian general, dies
1430 Duke Philip the Good of Bourgondy visits Brussels on this day in history.
1450 On October - 05 jews are expelled from Lower Bavaria by order of Ludwig IX
1458 On October - 05 kazimierz de Saint, Polish ruler/saint
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 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 October - 05.
1564 Pierre de Manchicourt, Flemish composer on this day in history.
1568 On October - 05 conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart
1572 Spanish army under Alva's son Don Frederik plunders Mechelen on October - 05.
1582 Gregorian calendar introduced in Italy, other Catholic countries on this day in history.
1609 On this day in history paul Fleming, writer
1626 Johann Schop, composer on this day in history.
1631 On this day in history arabella Holles, wife of English politician Thomas Wentworth, dies
1632 On this day in history henry Casimir I appointed viceroy of Groningen
1665 On October - 05 the University of Kiel is founded.
1684 Johann Jacob de Neufville, composer on this day in history.
1693 Haarlem people's revolution due to food shortages on October - 05.
1703 On this day in history jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
1707 Daniel Speer, composer, dies at 71 on October - 05.