Historical Events In October - 14
Friday, 14 December 2018
0530 On this day in history [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0530 On October - 14 dioscurus, anti-Pope (530), dies
1066 On October - 14 battle of Hastings
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 Aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated on October - 14.
1318 On October - 14 edward Bruce, High King of Ireland
1322 On this day in history robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland's independence
1468 On this day in history treaty of Peronne: Duke Charles the Stoute & French king Louis XI
1492 Columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion on this day in history.
1529 On this day in history sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna
1536 Garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle on October - 14.
1542 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605) on this day in history.
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 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 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 On October - 14 william Penn, English Quaker & founder of PA
1660 On October - 14 francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72
1669 On October - 14 antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46
1687 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on October - 14.
1700 Rabbi Judah Hasid & Chayim Molocho arrive in Jerusalem on this day in history.
1712 On this day in history george Grenville, British PM (1763-65)
1719 Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 on October - 14.
1730 Jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer on October - 14.
1734 Francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1738 On this day in history giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer
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