Historical Events In October - 06
Thursday, 21 November 2019
0404 On October - 06 eudoxia Aelia, empress of Austria, dies
0877 Charles II the Kale, King of France/Roman emperor (875-77), dies at 54 on October - 06.
0891 On this day in history formosus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1014 Samuel, ruler of Bulgaria, dies on this day in history.
1072 Sancho II, king of Castile (1065-72), murdered on this day in history.
1101 Bruno of Cologne, German founder of the Carthusian order on October - 06.
1111 Boudouin VII becomes earl of Flanders on this day in history.
1214 Alfonso VIII de Edele, king of Castile, dies on October - 06.
1499 French king Louis XII occupies Milan on this day in history.
1552 Matteo Ricci, Italian missionary (China) on October - 06.
1567 On this day in history duke of Alva becomes land guardian of Netherlands
1585 On October - 06 luca Cambiaso, Italian painter/sculptor, dies
1618 On this day in history miguel Gomez Camargo, composer
1641 On October - 06 matthijs H Quast, fleet guardian (Gold Islands), dies in battle
1644 Isabella van Bourbon, French princess of Henri IV, dies on October - 06.
1651 On October - 06 heinrich Albert, German composer (Arien oder Melodien), dies at 47
1661 On October - 06 guru Har Rai, seventh Sikh Guru
1683 On this day in history 13 German families arrive in present day Philadelphia
1683 On this day in history 13 Mennonite families from Germany found Germantown Pa (Phila)
1689 Pietro Ottoboni replaces Pope Innocent XI as Alexander VIII on October - 06.
1706 On October - 06 pieter Steyn, Dutch grand pensionary (1749- )
1762 On this day in history english troops occupy Manila Philippines
1762 On October - 06 francesco Onofrio Manfredini, composer, dies at 78
1777 Battle of Germantown; Washington defeated by British [OS=Sept 27] on October - 06.
1777 On October - 06 william Russell, composer
1781 Americans and French begin siege of Cornwallis at Yorktown; last battle of the Revolutionary War on this day in history.
1781 On October - 06 americans & French begin siege of Cornwallis at Yorktown; last battle of Revolutionary War
1783 On this day in history benjamin Hanks patents self-winding clock
1786 On October - 06 antonio Maria Gasparo Giaccino Sacchini, composer, dies at 56
1789 French Revolution: Louis XVI returns to Paris from Versailles after being confronted by the Parisian women on 5 October on this day in history.
1799 On this day in history battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army
1806 Andreas Randel, composer on this day in history.
1808 Frederik VII, 1st constitutional king of Denmark (1848-63) on October - 06.
1811 French emperor Napoleon visits Utrecht on October - 06.