Historical Events In October - 12
Saturday, 10 April 2021
0632 On October - 12 edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda
0638 On this day in history honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0638 Honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected on this day in history.
0638 On this day in history honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies
0642 On this day in history john IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0642 Johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies on October - 12.
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 October - 12 william d'Aubigny, 1st Earl of Arundel, English politician
1216 On October - 12 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 On this day in history 180 Jews refuse baptism in Munich Germany, they are set on fire
1320 On this day in history michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies
1343 Reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies on October - 12.
1350 On this day in history dimitri "Donskoi" Ivanovitch, great monarch of Vladimir-Soezdal
1366 On this day in history king Frederick III of Siciliy forbids decorations on synagogues
1398 On this day in history the Treaty of Salynas is signed between Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas the Great and the Teutonic Knights, who received Samogitia.
1459 On this day in history battle at Ludfor: Richard of York defeated
1490 Bernardo Pisano, composer on this day in history.
1491 Fritz Herlen, German artist on this day in history.
1492 Columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day on this day in history.
1492 Columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day] on October - 12.
1492 On October - 12 piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1504 On October - 12 queen Isabella I of Spain signs her testament
1509 Emperor Maximilian leaves Italy on this day in history.
1518 On this day in history pontifical ambassador interrogates Martin Luther
1537 On October - 12 the birth of King Edward VI, Successor to Henry VIII
1537 Edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53) on October - 12.
1549 On October - 12 john Dudley earl of Warwick becomes English premier
1576 On October - 12 rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria
1576 Maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies on October - 12.
1609 Children's rhyme "Three Blind Mice," published in London on October - 12.
1646 On October - 12 francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies
1654 Kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed on this day in history.