Historical Events In October - 15
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
0070 Publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leader/poet (Bucolica, Aeneis) on October - 15.
0412 On this day in history theophilus, Patriarch of Alexandria
0533 On October - 15 byzantine general Belisarius makes his formal entry into Carthage, having conquered it from the Vandals.
0892 On October - 15 al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies
0898 On this day in history lambert, Holy Roman Emperor
0912 Abdullah ibn Muhammad, Emir of Córdoba on this day in history.
1080 Rudolf von Schwaben, German anti-King, dies on this day in history.
1268 On October - 15 dirk II, mister of Valkenburg, dies
1271 On October - 15 hostiensis, [Henricus the Segusia], cardinal/bishop of Ostia, dies
1389 On this day in history urbanus VI, [Bartolomeo Prignano], Italian pope (1378-89), dies
1501 English crown prince Arthur marries Catharina of Aragon on this day in history.
1512 On October - 15 antoon Keldermans, Flem builder (Middelburg town hall), dies at 72
1520 On October - 15 king Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall
1522 Emperor Karel I names Hernan Cortes governor of Mexico on October - 15.
1524 On October - 15 joachim Patinir, Flemish landscape painter, dies at about 45
1539 Reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1542 Djalalud-Din Mohammed Akbar, emperor of India (1556-1605) on this day in history.
1550 On this day in history henry, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg/brother of William of Orange
1552 On this day in history khanate of Kazan is conquered by troops of Ivan Grozny.
1581 On this day in history commissioned by Catherine De Medici, the 1st ballet "Ballet Comique de la Reine," is staged in Paris
1582 On October - 15 many Catholic countries switch to Gregorian calendar, skip 10 days
1595 Abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch E indies poet, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1598 Spanish general strategist Bernardino de Mendoza occupies fort Rhine on this day in history.
1605 On this day in history abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, Mogol keizer of India (1556-1605), dies at 63
1641 Paul de Chomedy de Maisonneuve claims Montreal on this day in history.
1654 Prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel on this day in history.
1655 Jews of Lublin are massacred on October - 15.
1660 Asser Levy granted butchers license (kosher meat) in New Amsterdam on this day in history.
1674 On October - 15 robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together)
1682 John Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 56 on October - 15.
1705 On this day in history english fleet under Lord Peterborough occupies Barcelona
1724 On October - 15 cornelis Steenoven is 1st archbishop of Old-Catholic church
1756 Saxon army surrenders to Prussia on October - 15.
1761 On this day in history peter Gronland, composer