Historical Events In October - 06
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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 this day in history.
0891 On this day in history formosus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1014 On October - 06 samuel, ruler of Bulgaria, dies
1072 Sancho II, king of Castile (1065-72), murdered on October - 06.
1101 Bruno of Cologne, German founder of the Carthusian order on October - 06.
1111 Boudouin VII becomes earl of Flanders on October - 06.
1214 On this day in history alfonso VIII de Edele, king of Castile, dies
1499 On this day in history french king Louis XII occupies Milan
1552 Matteo Ricci, Italian missionary (China) on this day in history.
1567 On October - 06 duke of Alva becomes land guardian of Netherlands
1585 Luca Cambiaso, Italian painter/sculptor, dies on October - 06.
1618 Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer on October - 06.
1641 On October - 06 matthijs H Quast, fleet guardian (Gold Islands), dies in battle
1644 On October - 06 isabella van Bourbon, French princess of Henri IV, dies
1651 Heinrich Albert, German composer (Arien oder Melodien), dies at 47 on October - 06.
1661 Guru Har Rai, seventh Sikh Guru on this day in history.
1683 On this day in history 13 German families arrive in present day Philadelphia
1683 On October - 06 13 Mennonite families from Germany found Germantown Pa (Phila)
1689 On October - 06 pietro Ottoboni replaces Pope Innocent XI as Alexander VIII
1706 Pieter Steyn, Dutch grand pensionary (1749- ) on this day in history.
1762 English troops occupy Manila Philippines on October - 06.
1762 On October - 06 francesco Onofrio Manfredini, composer, dies at 78
1777 On this day in history battle of Germantown; Washington defeated by British [OS=Sept 27]
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 Antonio Maria Gasparo Giaccino Sacchini, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1789 On October - 06 french Revolution: Louis XVI returns to Paris from Versailles after being confronted by the Parisian women on 5 October
1799 Battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army on this day in history.
1806 On October - 06 andreas Randel, composer
1808 Frederik VII, 1st constitutional king of Denmark (1848-63) on October - 06.
1811 French emperor Napoleon visits Utrecht on October - 06.