Historical Events In October - 09
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
0680 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 Richard Coeur de Leeuw leaves Jerusalem in disguise on this day in history.
1201 On October - 09 robert de Sorbon, founded Sorbonne University, Paris
1221 Salimbene di Adam, Italian chronicler on October - 09.
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 this day in history.
1261 Dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325) on October - 09.
1273 On this day in history 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 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 October - 09 jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35
1446 On this day in history korean Hangual alphabet devised
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 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 October - 09 jan III van Foreest, lawyer/poet/mayor of Hoorn
1595 On October - 09 the Spanish army captures Cambrai.
1597 Earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort on this day in history.
1617 On this day in history peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye)
1621 On October - 09 turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin
1626 John Ferrabosco, composer on this day in history.
1635 Religious dissident Roger Williams banished from Mass Bay Colony on October - 09.
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 On this day in history baltasar Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip IV, dies
1651 English parliament proclaims Navigation Act off on October - 09.