Historical Events In October - 10
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0019 On October - 10 julius Caesar Germanicus, Roman commandant of Rijnleger, dies at 33
0680 On October - 10 battle at Kerbela: Kalief Yazid beats pretender al-Hussein
0680 On October - 10 hussein, grandson of prophet Mohammed, beheaded
0732 On this day in history abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi, Moorish Governor of Andalusia
1375 On October - 10 westfriese sea wall breaks flooding northern Netherlands
1471 Battle of Brunkeberg Stockholm (Sten Sture beats Christian I) on this day in history.
1486 Charles III, Duke of Savoy on October - 10.
1549 On October - 10 duke of Somerset fired as Lord Protector & imprisoned
1575 On this day in history battle of Dormans: Roman Catholic forces under Duke Henry of Guise defeated the Protestants, capturing Philippe de Mornay among others.
1578 On October - 10 count Johan Casimir occupies Ghent with 500 horsemen
1599 Jacob Aertsz Colom, Dutch publisher (Consolation of the Sea) on this day in history.
1616 On October - 10 maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60
1631 On October - 10 saxon army occupies Prague
1651 On this day in history philippus Rovenius, [Rouveen], apostole, dies at 77
1659 Able J Tasmania, navigator/discovered (Tasmania, NZ), dies at about 56 on October - 10.
1676 Sebastian Knupfer, composer, dies at 43 on October - 10.
1678 On October - 10 john Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal (Union of 1707)
1684 On this day in history jean Antoine Watteau, French rococo painter (Onverschillige)
1695 On October - 10 king Willem III escapes South Netherlands, back to England
1713 On October - 10 johann Ludwig Krebs, composer
1720 On October - 10 french govt proclaims strike on banknotes
1727 Alphonse d' Eve, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1731 On this day in history henry Cavendish, England, physicist/chemist (discovered hydrogen)
1733 On October - 10 france declares war on emperor Charles VI
1738 On October - 10 benjamin West, painter (Death of General Wolfe)
1745 On this day in history jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist, dies at 52
1757 Erik Acharius, Swedish botanist (lichens) on October - 10.
1760 Suriname Colonial Regime signs treaty with Aukaners (ex-slaves) on October - 10.
1779 On this day in history antoine PFGdV Celles, Belgium/Dutch/French MP
1780 On October - 10 great Hurricane of 1780 kills 20,000 to 30,000 in Caribbean
1787 Amsterdam surrenders to Prussian invasion army on this day in history.
1789 On this day in history pierre-Louis Couperin, composer, dies at 34
1790 George Gerson, composer on this day in history.
1791 C F D Schubart, writer, dies on this day in history.