Historical Events In October - 14
Saturday, 09 December 2023
0530 On October - 14 [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0530 Dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies on this day in history.
1066 Battle of Hastings on October - 14.
1066 On this day in history 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 Aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated on October - 14.
1318 On October - 14 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 On this day in history treaty of Peronne: Duke Charles the Stoute & French king Louis XI
1492 Columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion on this day in history.
1529 Sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna on this day in history.
1536 Garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle on October - 14.
1542 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605) on October - 14.
1568 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer on October - 14.
1570 Floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43 on this day in history.
1586 On this day in history mary Queen of Scots goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth
1606 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78) on this day in history.
1633 James II Stuart, king of England/Scotland (James VII) (1685-88) on October - 14.
1639 On this day in history simon van der Stel, Dutch governor of Cape colony (1679-99)
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 Francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72 on October - 14.
1669 Antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46 on October - 14.
1687 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on this day in history.
1700 On this day in history rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem
1712 On October - 14 george Grenville, British PM (1763-65)
1719 On October - 14 arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59
1730 Jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer on this day in history.
1734 Francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1738 On October - 14 giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer
1740 On this day in history joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05)
1745 On October - 14 french help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland
1746 On this day in history francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86