Historical Events In October - 14
Sunday, 05 April 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 October - 14.
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 this day in history 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 Robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland's independence on this day in history.
1468 Treaty of Peronne: Duke Charles the Stoute & French king Louis XI on October - 14.
1492 On October - 14 columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion
1529 On October - 14 sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna
1536 Garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle on October - 14.
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 Floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43 on October - 14.
1586 On October - 14 mary Queen of Scots goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth
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 October - 14.
1644 On this day in history the birth of William Penn, English Quaker who gave his name to Pennsylvania
1644 William Penn, English Quaker & founder of PA on October - 14.
1660 On October - 14 francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72
1669 Antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1687 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on October - 14.
1700 On this day in history rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem
1712 George Grenville, British PM (1763-65) on October - 14.
1719 Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1730 Jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer on October - 14.
1734 Francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer/signer (Decl of Independence) on October - 14.
1738 Giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer on this day in history.
1740 Joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05) on this day in history.
1745 French help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland on October - 14.
1746 Francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86 on October - 14.