Historical Events In October - 09
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
0680 Husain ibn 'Ali, Shi'i religious leader, enters martyrdom on October - 09.
0768 On October - 09 charles the Great & Charlamane II divide French republic
0869 On October - 09 charles the Bare crowned king of Lotharingen
1000 On October - 09 leif Ericson discovers "Vinland"
1000 On October - 09 leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly New England)
1003 On October - 09 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 this day in history.
1221 Salimbene di Adam, Italian chronicler on October - 09.
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 October - 09 dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325)
1273 On October - 09 elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany
1290 On this day in history last of 16,000 English Jews expelled by King Edward I, leaves
1326 On this day in history reinald I, earl of Gelre/monarch, went insane, dies
1390 Johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies on October - 09.
1423 On October - 09 frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies
1436 Jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35 on October - 09.
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 this day in history.
1562 Gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies on this day in history.
1573 On this day in history don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar
1581 Claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist on October - 09.
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 October - 09 earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
1617 On this day in history peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye)
1621 Turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin on October - 09.
1626 On October - 09 john Ferrabosco, composer
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 this day in history.
1651 On this day in history english parliament proclaims Navigation Act off