Historical Events In October - 09
Thursday, 22 October 2020
0680 On this day in history husain ibn 'Ali, Shi'i religious leader, enters martyrdom
0768 On October - 09 charles the Great & Charlamane II divide French republic
0869 Charles the Bare crowned king of Lotharingen on October - 09.
1000 On October - 09 leif Ericson discovers "Vinland"
1000 Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly New England) on this day in history.
1003 On October - 09 leif Erikson lands in L'Anse aux Meadows, Canada, becoming the first European to reach America.
1192 On October - 09 richard Coeur de Leeuw leaves Jerusalem in disguise
1201 Robert de Sorbon, founded Sorbonne University, Paris on this day in history.
1221 On this day in history salimbene di Adam, Italian chronicler
1238 James I of Aragon conquers Valencia and founds the Kingdom of Valencia on October - 09.
1253 On this day in history grosseteste, an English scholar, dies at 78
1261 Dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325) on October - 09.
1273 On October - 09 elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany
1290 On October - 09 last of 16,000 English Jews expelled by King Edward I, leaves
1326 Reinald I, earl of Gelre/monarch, went insane, dies on October - 09.
1390 On this day in history johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies
1423 On this day in history frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies
1436 On this day in history jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35
1446 Korean Hangual alphabet devised on this day in history.
1514 On October - 09 king Louis XII of France marries Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII (sister of Henry VIII)
1558 Mérida is founded in Venezuela on this day in history.
1562 Gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies on this day in history.
1573 Don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar on this day in history.
1581 Claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist on this day in history.
1586 Jan III van Foreest, lawyer/poet/mayor of Hoorn on this day in history.
1595 The Spanish army captures Cambrai on October - 09.
1597 Earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort on October - 09.
1617 Peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye) on this day in history.
1621 On October - 09 turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin
1626 On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer
1635 Religious dissident Roger Williams banished from Mass Bay Colony on October - 09.
1635 Roger Williams (no relation to the famous country singer some 300 years his junior), is banished from the Massachusetts Bay Colony for his religious views on October - 09.
1646 On October - 09 baltasar Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip IV, dies
1651 On this day in history english parliament proclaims Navigation Act off