Historical Events In October - 12
Friday, 12 August 2022
0632 Edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda on this day in history.
0638 Honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0638 On this day in history honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected
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 this day in history.
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 October - 12 king John of England loses his crown jewels in The Wash, probably near Fosdyke, perhaps near Sutton Bridge
1279 On this day in history 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 On this day in history michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies
1343 On October - 12 reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies
1350 Dimitri "Donskoi" Ivanovitch, great monarch of Vladimir-Soezdal on this day in history.
1366 On this day in history king Frederick III of Siciliy forbids decorations on synagogues
1398 the Treaty of Salynas is signed between Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas the Great and the Teutonic Knights, who received Samogitia on this day in history.
1459 Battle at Ludfor: Richard of York defeated on October - 12.
1490 On October - 12 bernardo Pisano, composer
1491 On October - 12 fritz Herlen, German artist
1492 On October - 12 columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day
1492 Columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day] on this day in history.
1492 On this day in history piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1504 On this day in history queen Isabella I of Spain signs her testament
1509 Emperor Maximilian leaves Italy on October - 12.
1518 On October - 12 pontifical ambassador interrogates Martin Luther
1537 On this day in history the birth of King Edward VI, Successor to Henry VIII
1537 On October - 12 edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53)
1549 John Dudley earl of Warwick becomes English premier on this day in history.
1576 Rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria on this day in history.
1576 On October - 12 maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies
1609 On this day in history children's rhyme "Three Blind Mice," published in London
1646 On this day in history francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies
1654 On October - 12 kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed