Historical Events In October - 11
Thursday, 05 December 2019
0732 On October - 11 battle at Tours: France under Karel Martel beat Moors
0732 Abd ar-Rahman, Yemenite general strategist (Bordeaux occupier), dies on October - 11.
0965 On this day in history bruno I, archbishop of Cologne/duke of Lutheran, dies at about 40
1138 On October - 11 a massive earthquake struck Aleppo, Syria.
1188 On this day in history robert I of Dreux, son of Louis VI of France
1303 Boniface VIII, [Benedetto Gaetani], lawyer/pope (1294-1303), dies on this day in history.
1347 On October - 11 louis IV, Duke of Bayern/Romania-Germany King/emperor, dies
1424 On October - 11 jan Zizka, Czech (army)leader (Hussieten), dies of plague at 46
1492 On this day in history columbus' ships sites land on the horizon (Bahamas)
1521 On October - 11 pope Leo X titles King Henry VIII of England "Defender of the Faith"
1531 Battle at Kappel: Swiss RC kantons beat protestant on October - 11.
1531 On October - 11 huldrych Zwingli, Swiss church reformer (Zwinglianen), dies
1540 Emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan on this day in history.
1573 On October - 11 battle of South Seas
1573 Jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer on October - 11.
1593 Claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71) on October - 11.
1598 On October - 11 joachim Camerarius, German botanist (horticulture catalog), dies
1611 On this day in history hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome
1614 Adriaen Block and 12 Amsterdam merchants petition the States General for exclusive trading rights in the New Netherland colony on this day in history.
1617 Franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62 on this day in history.
1634 the Burchardi flood â€” "the second Grote Mandrenke" killed around 15,000 men in North Friesland, Denmark and Germany on October - 11.
1643 Battle at Wincebt: English New Model-army beats royalists on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history melchior de Polignac, French diplomat/elect (Anti-Lucretius)
1666 Henry de Fleury dee Coulan, mister of Buat/ritmeester, dies on October - 11.
1671 Frederik IV, king of Denmark/Norway (1699-1730) on October - 11.
1674 On October - 11 pierre Corneille's "Surena," premieres in Paris
1687 On this day in history hungary accepts Habsburgse sovereignty
1689 Peter the Great becomes tsar of Russia on October - 11.
1698 France, England & Netherlands signs 1st Extermination treaty on October - 11.
1705 On October - 11 guillaume Amontons, French physicist, dies at 42
1726 Benjamin Franklin returns to Philadelphia from England on this day in history.
1737 On this day in history earthquake kills 300,000 & destroys « of Calcutta India
1737 Earthquake kills 300,000 and destroys half of Calcutta India on this day in history.
1738 Arthur Phillip, admiral/1st governor New-South Wales on October - 11.