Historical Events In October - 06
Saturday, 23 October 2021
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 October - 06 formosus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1014 Samuel, ruler of Bulgaria, dies on October - 06.
1072 On October - 06 sancho II, king of Castile (1065-72), murdered
1101 On October - 06 bruno of Cologne, German founder of the Carthusian order
1111 On this day in history boudouin VII becomes earl of Flanders
1214 Alfonso VIII de Edele, king of Castile, dies on October - 06.
1499 On October - 06 french king Louis XII occupies Milan
1552 On this day in history matteo Ricci, Italian missionary (China)
1567 Duke of Alva becomes land guardian of Netherlands on this day in history.
1585 Luca Cambiaso, Italian painter/sculptor, dies on October - 06.
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 this day in history guru Har Rai, seventh Sikh Guru
1683 On October - 06 13 German families arrive in present day Philadelphia
1683 13 Mennonite families from Germany found Germantown Pa (Phila) on this day in history.
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 October - 06 english troops occupy Manila Philippines
1762 Francesco Onofrio Manfredini, composer, dies at 78 on October - 06.
1777 On October - 06 battle of Germantown; Washington defeated by British [OS=Sept 27]
1777 On this day in history william Russell, composer
1781 Americans and French begin siege of Cornwallis at Yorktown; last battle of the Revolutionary War on October - 06.
1781 Americans & French begin siege of Cornwallis at Yorktown; last battle of Revolutionary War on this day in history.
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 Battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army on this day in history.
1806 Andreas Randel, composer on October - 06.
1808 On October - 06 frederik VII, 1st constitutional king of Denmark (1848-63)
1811 On this day in history french emperor Napoleon visits Utrecht