Historical Events In October - 15
Wednesday, 19 September 2018
0070 On October - 15 publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leader/poet (Bucolica, Aeneis)
0412 On this day in history theophilus, Patriarch of Alexandria
0533 Byzantine general Belisarius makes his formal entry into Carthage, having conquered it from the Vandals on this day in history.
0892 Al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies on October - 15.
0898 Lambert, Holy Roman Emperor on October - 15.
0912 On this day in history abdullah ibn Muhammad, Emir of Córdoba
1080 On October - 15 rudolf von Schwaben, German anti-King, dies
1268 Dirk II, mister of Valkenburg, dies on October - 15.
1271 Hostiensis, [Henricus the Segusia], cardinal/bishop of Ostia, dies on October - 15.
1389 On this day in history urbanus VI, [Bartolomeo Prignano], Italian pope (1378-89), dies
1501 On this day in history english crown prince Arthur marries Catharina of Aragon
1512 On this day in history antoon Keldermans, Flem builder (Middelburg town hall), dies at 72
1520 On this day in history king Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall
1522 On this day in history emperor Karel I names Hernan Cortes governor of Mexico
1524 Joachim Patinir, Flemish landscape painter, dies at about 45 on this day in history.
1539 On this day in history reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies
1542 Djalalud-Din Mohammed Akbar, emperor of India (1556-1605) on this day in history.
1550 On October - 15 henry, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg/brother of William of Orange
1552 On October - 15 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 On this day in history abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch E indies poet, dies at 48
1598 Spanish general strategist Bernardino de Mendoza occupies fort Rhine on this day in history.
1605 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, Mogol keizer of India (1556-1605), dies at 63 on October - 15.
1641 Paul de Chomedy de Maisonneuve claims Montreal on October - 15.
1654 On October - 15 prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel
1655 On October - 15 jews of Lublin are massacred
1660 On October - 15 asser Levy granted butchers license (kosher meat) in New Amsterdam
1674 On this day in history robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together)
1682 On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 56
1705 English fleet under Lord Peterborough occupies Barcelona on this day in history.
1724 Cornelis Steenoven is 1st archbishop of Old-Catholic church on this day in history.
1756 Saxon army surrenders to Prussia on October - 15.
1761 On October - 15 peter Gronland, composer