Historical Events In October - 09
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
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 On this day in history leif Ericson discovers "Vinland"
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 October - 09 richard Coeur de Leeuw leaves Jerusalem in disguise
1201 On October - 09 robert de Sorbon, founded Sorbonne University, Paris
1221 On October - 09 salimbene di Adam, Italian chronicler
1238 James I of Aragon conquers Valencia and founds the Kingdom of Valencia on this day in history.
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 October - 09 elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany
1290 On October - 09 last of 16,000 English Jews expelled by King Edward I, leaves
1326 On October - 09 reinald I, earl of Gelre/monarch, went insane, dies
1390 Johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies on this day in history.
1423 Frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies on October - 09.
1436 Jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35 on October - 09.
1446 On this day in history 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 MĂ©rida is founded in Venezuela on October - 09.
1562 On October - 09 gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies
1573 Don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar on this day in history.
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 October - 09.
1617 On October - 09 peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye)
1621 Turkey & Poland signs Peace of Chotin on October - 09.
1626 On October - 09 john Ferrabosco, composer
1635 Religious dissident Roger Williams banished from Mass Bay Colony on this day in history.
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 October - 09 baltasar Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip IV, dies
1651 On this day in history english parliament proclaims Navigation Act off