Historical Events In October - 14
Thursday, 22 August 2019
0530 On this day in history [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0530 Dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies on this day in history.
1066 On this day in history battle of Hastings
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 Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England on this day in history.
1066 On October - 14 harold II, King of England (1066), dies
1092 Aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated on October - 14.
1318 Edward Bruce, High King of Ireland on October - 14.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1542 On October - 14 abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605)
1568 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer on this day in history.
1570 On October - 14 floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43
1586 On this day in history mary Queen of Scots goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth
1606 On October - 14 johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78)
1633 On this day in history james II Stuart, king of England/Scotland (James VII) (1685-88)
1639 On this day in history simon van der Stel, Dutch governor of Cape colony (1679-99)
1644 On October - 14 the birth of William Penn, English Quaker who gave his name to Pennsylvania
1644 William Penn, English Quaker & founder of PA on this day in history.
1660 On October - 14 francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72
1669 On this day in history antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46
1687 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on October - 14.
1700 On October - 14 rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem
1712 On October - 14 george Grenville, British PM (1763-65)
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 this day in history.
1738 Giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer on October - 14.
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 On October - 14 francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86