Historical Events In October - 14
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0530 [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope on October - 14.
0530 Dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies on this day in history.
1066 On this day in history battle of Hastings
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 Harold II, King of England (1066), dies on this day in history.
1092 Aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated on this day in history.
1318 Edward Bruce, High King of Ireland on this day in history.
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 October - 14 treaty of Peronne: Duke Charles the Stoute & French king Louis XI
1492 Columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion on October - 14.
1529 Sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history 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 October - 14.
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 October - 14.
1639 On October - 14 simon van der Stel, Dutch governor of Cape colony (1679-99)
1644 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1669 Antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1687 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on October - 14.
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 October - 14 arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59
1730 Jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer on October - 14.
1734 On this day in history francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer/signer (Decl of Independence)
1738 On this day in history giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer
1740 On October - 14 joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05)
1745 On this day in history french help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland
1746 On October - 14 francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86