Historical Events In October - 09
Saturday, 24 August 2019
0680 On October - 09 husain ibn 'Ali, Shi'i religious leader, enters martyrdom
0768 Charles the Great & Charlamane II divide French republic on this day in history.
0869 Charles the Bare crowned king of Lotharingen on October - 09.
1000 Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" on October - 09.
1000 On October - 09 leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly New England)
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 On this day in history robert de Sorbon, founded Sorbonne University, Paris
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 Grosseteste, an English scholar, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1261 Dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325) on this day in history.
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 this day in history johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies
1423 On October - 09 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 October - 09.
1514 King Louis XII of France marries Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII (sister of Henry VIII) on October - 09.
1558 MĂ©rida is founded in Venezuela on this day in history.
1562 On this day in history gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies
1573 On October - 09 don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar
1581 Claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist on this day in history.
1586 On October - 09 jan III van Foreest, lawyer/poet/mayor of Hoorn
1595 The Spanish army captures Cambrai on this day in history.
1597 On October - 09 earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
1617 Peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye) on October - 09.
1621 On October - 09 turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin
1626 John Ferrabosco, composer on October - 09.
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