Historical Events In October - 09
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0680 Husain ibn 'Ali, Shi'i religious leader, enters martyrdom on October - 09.
0768 Charles the Great & Charlamane II divide French republic on October - 09.
0869 On this day in history charles the Bare crowned king of Lotharingen
1000 Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" on October - 09.
1000 On this day in history 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 Richard Coeur de Leeuw leaves Jerusalem in disguise on October - 09.
1201 Robert de Sorbon, founded Sorbonne University, Paris on October - 09.
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 On this day in history grosseteste, an English scholar, dies at 78
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 On this day in history last of 16,000 English Jews expelled by King Edward I, leaves
1326 Reinald I, earl of Gelre/monarch, went insane, dies on this day in history.
1390 On this day in history johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies
1423 Frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies on October - 09.
1436 On this day in history jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35
1446 On October - 09 korean Hangual alphabet devised
1514 On this day in history king Louis XII of France marries Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII (sister of Henry VIII)
1558 On October - 09 mérida is founded in Venezuela.
1562 On this day in history gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies
1573 On October - 09 don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar
1581 On October - 09 claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist
1586 On this day in history jan III van Foreest, lawyer/poet/mayor of Hoorn
1595 On October - 09 the Spanish army captures Cambrai.
1597 On this day in history earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
1617 On October - 09 peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye)
1621 Turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin on this day in history.
1626 John Ferrabosco, composer on October - 09.
1635 On October - 09 religious dissident Roger Williams banished from Mass Bay Colony
1635 On October - 09 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 English parliament proclaims Navigation Act off on October - 09.