Historical Events In October - 14
Saturday, 20 April 2019
0530 On this day in history [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0530 Dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies on October - 14.
1066 On October - 14 battle of Hastings
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 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 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 On October - 14 treaty of Peronne: Duke Charles the Stoute & French king Louis XI
1492 On this day in history columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion
1529 On this day in history 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 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer on October - 14.
1570 On October - 14 floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43
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 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 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 October - 14.
1669 Antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1687 On October - 14 robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician
1700 On this day in history rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem
1712 On this day in history george Grenville, British PM (1763-65)
1719 Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 on October - 14.
1730 On October - 14 jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer
1734 On October - 14 francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer/signer (Decl of Independence)
1738 Giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer on October - 14.
1740 On October - 14 joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05)
1745 On October - 14 french help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland
1746 On October - 14 francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86