Historical Events In October - 14
Saturday, 19 October 2019
0530 [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0530 Dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies on this day in history.
1066 Battle of Hastings on this day in history.
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 Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England on October - 14.
1066 Harold II, King of England (1066), dies on this day in history.
1092 On this day in history aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated
1318 On this day in history 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 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 October - 14.
1536 On October - 14 garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle
1542 On October - 14 abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605)
1568 On October - 14 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 October - 14.
1606 On October - 14 johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78)
1633 On October - 14 james II Stuart, king of England/Scotland (James VII) (1685-88)
1639 On October - 14 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 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 On October - 14 robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician
1700 Rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem on October - 14.
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 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 Joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05) on October - 14.
1745 On October - 14 french help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland
1746 Francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86 on October - 14.