Historical Events In October - 12
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0632 On this day in history edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda
0638 On this day in history honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0638 On this day in history honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected
0638 On October - 12 honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies
0642 John IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0642 On October - 12 johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies
1093 Robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62 on October - 12.
1165 On this day in history rambam reaches Jerusalem
1176 On this day in history william d'Aubigny, 1st Earl of Arundel, English politician
1216 On this day in history king John of England loses his crown jewels in The Wash, probably near Fosdyke, perhaps near Sutton Bridge
1279 On October - 12 nichiren, a Japanese Buddhist monk founder of Nichiren Buddhism, inscribes the Dai-Gohonzon
1285 180 Jews refuse baptism in Munich Germany, they are set on fire on this day in history.
1320 On October - 12 michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies
1343 On this day in history reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies
1350 On this day in history dimitri "Donskoi" Ivanovitch, great monarch of Vladimir-Soezdal
1366 King Frederick III of Siciliy forbids decorations on synagogues on October - 12.
1398 the Treaty of Salynas is signed between Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas the Great and the Teutonic Knights, who received Samogitia on October - 12.
1459 On October - 12 battle at Ludfor: Richard of York defeated
1490 Bernardo Pisano, composer on October - 12.
1491 On October - 12 fritz Herlen, German artist
1492 Columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day on October - 12.
1492 On this day in history columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day]
1492 On October - 12 piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1504 Queen Isabella I of Spain signs her testament on this day in history.
1509 Emperor Maximilian leaves Italy on October - 12.
1518 Pontifical ambassador interrogates Martin Luther on October - 12.
1537 On October - 12 the birth of King Edward VI, Successor to Henry VIII
1537 On October - 12 edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53)
1549 On this day in history john Dudley earl of Warwick becomes English premier
1576 On October - 12 rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria
1576 On October - 12 maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies
1609 Children's rhyme "Three Blind Mice," published in London on this day in history.
1646 On this day in history francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies
1654 On October - 12 kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed