Historical Events In October - 12
Thursday, 23 May 2019
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 October - 12 honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected
0638 On October - 12 honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies
0642 On this day in history john IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0642 On October - 12 johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies
1093 On October - 12 robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62
1165 On October - 12 rambam reaches Jerusalem
1176 On this day in history william d'Aubigny, 1st Earl of Arundel, English politician
1216 King John of England loses his crown jewels in The Wash, probably near Fosdyke, perhaps near Sutton Bridge on this day in history.
1279 On October - 12 nichiren, a Japanese Buddhist monk founder of Nichiren Buddhism, inscribes the Dai-Gohonzon
1285 On October - 12 180 Jews refuse baptism in Munich Germany, they are set on fire
1320 Michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies on this day in history.
1343 On this day in history reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies
1350 On October - 12 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 Battle at Ludfor: Richard of York defeated on October - 12.
1490 Bernardo Pisano, composer on October - 12.
1491 Fritz Herlen, German artist on October - 12.
1492 On this day in history columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day
1492 Columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day] on this day in history.
1492 On October - 12 piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1504 Queen Isabella I of Spain signs her testament on October - 12.
1509 Emperor Maximilian leaves Italy on this day in history.
1518 On this day in history pontifical ambassador interrogates Martin Luther
1537 On this day in history the birth of King Edward VI, Successor to Henry VIII
1537 On this day in history edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53)
1549 John Dudley earl of Warwick becomes English premier on October - 12.
1576 On October - 12 rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria
1576 On this day in history maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies
1609 Children's rhyme "Three Blind Mice," published in London on this day in history.
1646 Francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies on this day in history.
1654 Kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed on this day in history.