Historical Events In October - 14
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
0530 [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0530 Dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies on October - 14.
1066 Battle of Hastings on October - 14.
1066 The Battle of Hastings seals the Norman conquest of England by Norsemen under William, 39, duke of Normandy, who will be called William the Conqueror and will rule England as William I until his death in 1087 on October - 14.
1066 Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England on October - 14.
1066 On October - 14 harold II, King of England (1066), dies
1092 On October - 14 aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated
1318 On this day in history edward Bruce, High King of Ireland
1322 Robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland's independence on October - 14.
1468 Treaty of Peronne: Duke Charles the Stoute & French king Louis XI on this day in history.
1492 On October - 14 columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion
1529 On October - 14 sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna
1536 On October - 14 garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle
1542 On this day in history abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605)
1568 On this day in history jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer
1570 Floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43 on this day in history.
1586 Mary Queen of Scots goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth on this day in history.
1606 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78) on October - 14.
1633 James II Stuart, king of England/Scotland (James VII) (1685-88) on this day in history.
1639 Simon van der Stel, Dutch governor of Cape colony (1679-99) on this day in history.
1644 The birth of William Penn, English Quaker who gave his name to Pennsylvania on this day in history.
1644 William Penn, English Quaker & founder of PA on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72
1669 Antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46 on October - 14.
1687 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on this day in history.
1700 Rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem on October - 14.
1712 George Grenville, British PM (1763-65) on October - 14.
1719 Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1730 On this day in history jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer
1734 Francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer/signer (Decl of Independence) on October - 14.
1738 On October - 14 giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer
1740 On October - 14 joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05)
1745 French help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland on October - 14.
1746 Francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86 on this day in history.