Historical Events In October - 14
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0530 [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope on October - 14.
0530 On October - 14 dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies
1066 Battle of Hastings on this day in history.
1066 On October - 14 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
1066 On October - 14 battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England
1066 On this day in history 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 On October - 14 robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland's independence
1468 Treaty of Peronne: Duke Charles the Stoute & French king Louis XI on October - 14.
1492 On this day in history columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion
1529 Sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna on this day in history.
1536 Garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle on this day in history.
1542 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605) on this day in history.
1568 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer on October - 14.
1570 On this day in history floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43
1586 Mary Queen of Scots goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth on October - 14.
1606 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78) on this day in history.
1633 On October - 14 james II Stuart, king of England/Scotland (James VII) (1685-88)
1639 Simon van der Stel, Dutch governor of Cape colony (1679-99) on October - 14.
1644 On October - 14 the birth of William Penn, English Quaker who gave his name to Pennsylvania
1644 On October - 14 william Penn, English Quaker & founder of PA
1660 Francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72 on October - 14.
1669 Antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1719 On this day in history arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59
1730 On October - 14 jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer
1734 On October - 14 francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer/signer (Decl of Independence)
1738 On this day in history giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer
1740 Joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05) on October - 14.
1745 On October - 14 french help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland
1746 Francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86 on October - 14.