Historical Events In October - 14
Thursday, 20 June 2019
0530 On October - 14 [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0530 Dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated
1318 On October - 14 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 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 October - 14.
1529 Sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna on October - 14.
1536 On this day in history garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle
1542 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605) on this day in history.
1568 On this day in history jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer
1570 Floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43 on this day in history.
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 On October - 14 simon van der Stel, Dutch governor of Cape colony (1679-99)
1644 The birth of William Penn, English Quaker who gave his name to Pennsylvania on October - 14.
1644 William Penn, English Quaker & founder of PA on this day in history.
1660 Francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72 on October - 14.
1669 On this day in history antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46
1687 On October - 14 robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician
1700 On this day in history rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem
1712 George Grenville, British PM (1763-65) on this day in history.
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 Giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer on this day in history.
1740 On this day in history joannes Siberg, Dutch governor-general of Neth Indies (1801-05)
1745 On October - 14 french help convoy reaches Montrose Scotland
1746 Francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86 on October - 14.