Historical Events In October - 09
Saturday, 16 February 2019
0680 On October - 09 husain ibn 'Ali, Shi'i religious leader, enters martyrdom
0768 On October - 09 charles the Great & Charlamane II divide French republic
0869 On this day in history charles the Bare crowned king of Lotharingen
1000 Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" on this day in history.
1000 On October - 09 leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly New England)
1003 On this day in history leif Erikson lands in L'Anse aux Meadows, Canada, becoming the first European to reach America.
1192 On this day in history richard Coeur de Leeuw leaves Jerusalem in disguise
1201 Robert de Sorbon, founded Sorbonne University, Paris on October - 09.
1221 On October - 09 salimbene di Adam, Italian chronicler
1238 On this day in history james I of Aragon conquers Valencia and founds the Kingdom of Valencia.
1253 Grosseteste, an English scholar, dies at 78 on October - 09.
1261 On October - 09 dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325)
1273 Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany on October - 09.
1290 Last of 16,000 English Jews expelled by King Edward I, leaves on this day in history.
1326 Reinald I, earl of Gelre/monarch, went insane, dies on October - 09.
1390 On October - 09 johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies
1423 Frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1436 Jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1446 Korean Hangual alphabet devised on October - 09.
1514 King Louis XII of France marries Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII (sister of Henry VIII) on this day in history.
1558 Mérida is founded in Venezuela on October - 09.
1562 On this day in history gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies
1573 Don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar on October - 09.
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 this day in history.
1597 On this day in history earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
1617 Peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye) on October - 09.
1621 Turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin on this day in history.
1626 On October - 09 john Ferrabosco, composer
1635 On October - 09 religious dissident Roger Williams banished from Mass Bay Colony
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 October - 09 english parliament proclaims Navigation Act off