Historical Events In October - 15
Sunday, 02 October 2022
0070 Publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leader/poet (Bucolica, Aeneis) on October - 15.
0412 Theophilus, Patriarch of Alexandria on this day in history.
0533 Byzantine general Belisarius makes his formal entry into Carthage, having conquered it from the Vandals on this day in history.
0892 On this day in history al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies
0898 On this day in history lambert, Holy Roman Emperor
0912 On October - 15 abdullah ibn Muhammad, Emir of Córdoba
1080 On this day in history rudolf von Schwaben, German anti-King, dies
1268 On October - 15 dirk II, mister of Valkenburg, dies
1271 On this day in history hostiensis, [Henricus the Segusia], cardinal/bishop of Ostia, dies
1389 Urbanus VI, [Bartolomeo Prignano], Italian pope (1378-89), dies on October - 15.
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 King Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall on October - 15.
1522 Emperor Karel I names Hernan Cortes governor of Mexico on October - 15.
1524 Joachim Patinir, Flemish landscape painter, dies at about 45 on October - 15.
1539 Reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1542 On October - 15 djalalud-Din Mohammed Akbar, emperor of India (1556-1605)
1550 Henry, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg/brother of William of Orange on this day in history.
1552 On October - 15 khanate of Kazan is conquered by troops of Ivan Grozny.
1581 Commissioned by Catherine De Medici, the 1st ballet "Ballet Comique de la Reine," is staged in Paris on October - 15.
1582 Many Catholic countries switch to Gregorian calendar, skip 10 days on this day in history.
1595 On October - 15 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 On October - 15 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 October - 15.
1655 On October - 15 jews of Lublin are massacred
1660 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history saxon army surrenders to Prussia
1761 Peter Gronland, composer on October - 15.