Historical Events In October - 09
Tuesday, 26 January 2021
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 October - 09.
1003 Leif Erikson lands in L'Anse aux Meadows, Canada, becoming the first European to reach America on October - 09.
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 October - 09 salimbene di Adam, Italian chronicler
1238 On October - 09 james I of Aragon conquers Valencia and founds the Kingdom of Valencia.
1253 Grosseteste, an English scholar, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1261 On this day in history dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325)
1273 Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany on this day in history.
1290 Last of 16,000 English Jews expelled by King Edward I, leaves on this day in history.
1326 On this day in history reinald I, earl of Gelre/monarch, went insane, dies
1390 On October - 09 johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies
1423 Frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies on October - 09.
1436 On October - 09 jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35
1446 Korean Hangual alphabet devised on this day in history.
1514 King Louis XII of France marries Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII (sister of Henry VIII) on October - 09.
1558 Mérida is founded in Venezuela on October - 09.
1562 Gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies on this day in history.
1573 Don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar on October - 09.
1581 Claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist on October - 09.
1586 On October - 09 jan III van Foreest, lawyer/poet/mayor of Hoorn
1595 The Spanish army captures Cambrai on October - 09.
1597 On this day in history earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
1617 Peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye) on this day in history.
1621 Turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin on October - 09.
1626 John Ferrabosco, composer on this day in history.
1635 On October - 09 religious dissident Roger Williams banished from Mass Bay Colony
1635 On this day in history 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.
1646 Baltasar Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip IV, dies on October - 09.
1651 On October - 09 english parliament proclaims Navigation Act off