Historical Events In October - 15
Saturday, 23 September 2023
0070 Publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leader/poet (Bucolica, Aeneis) on October - 15.
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 October - 15.
0892 Al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies on this day in history.
0898 On October - 15 lambert, Holy Roman Emperor
0912 On October - 15 abdullah ibn Muhammad, Emir of CÃ³rdoba
1080 Rudolf von Schwaben, German anti-King, dies on October - 15.
1268 Dirk II, mister of Valkenburg, dies on October - 15.
1271 Hostiensis, [Henricus the Segusia], cardinal/bishop of Ostia, dies on October - 15.
1389 Urbanus VI, [Bartolomeo Prignano], Italian pope (1378-89), dies on October - 15.
1501 English crown prince Arthur marries Catharina of Aragon on this day in history.
1512 Antoon Keldermans, Flem builder (Middelburg town hall), dies at 72 on October - 15.
1520 On this day in history king Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall
1522 Emperor Karel I names Hernan Cortes governor of Mexico on this day in history.
1524 On this day in history 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 On this day in history djalalud-Din Mohammed Akbar, emperor of India (1556-1605)
1550 Henry, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg/brother of William of Orange on October - 15.
1552 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 October - 15.
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 this day in history jews of Lublin are massacred
1660 On October - 15 asser Levy granted butchers license (kosher meat) in New Amsterdam
1674 Robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together) on October - 15.
1682 On October - 15 john Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 56
1705 English fleet under Lord Peterborough occupies Barcelona on October - 15.
1724 Cornelis Steenoven is 1st archbishop of Old-Catholic church on October - 15.
1756 Saxon army surrenders to Prussia on October - 15.
1761 On October - 15 peter Gronland, composer