Historical Events In October - 15
Saturday, 10 April 2021
0070 Publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leader/poet (Bucolica, Aeneis) on October - 15.
0412 On October - 15 theophilus, Patriarch of Alexandria
0533 On this day in history byzantine general Belisarius makes his formal entry into Carthage, having conquered it from the Vandals.
0892 Al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies on October - 15.
0898 Lambert, Holy Roman Emperor on October - 15.
0912 Abdullah ibn Muhammad, Emir of Córdoba on October - 15.
1080 On October - 15 rudolf von Schwaben, German anti-King, dies
1268 Dirk II, mister of Valkenburg, dies on this day in history.
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 October - 15.
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 On October - 15 emperor Karel I names Hernan Cortes governor of Mexico
1524 Joachim Patinir, Flemish landscape painter, dies at about 45 on October - 15.
1539 On this day in history reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies
1542 On this day in history djalalud-Din Mohammed Akbar, emperor of India (1556-1605)
1550 On this day in history henry, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg/brother of William of Orange
1552 Khanate of Kazan is conquered by troops of Ivan Grozny on this day in history.
1581 Commissioned by Catherine De Medici, the 1st ballet "Ballet Comique de la Reine," is staged in Paris on this day in history.
1582 On October - 15 many Catholic countries switch to Gregorian calendar, skip 10 days
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 October - 15.
1605 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, Mogol keizer of India (1556-1605), dies at 63 on October - 15.
1641 On October - 15 paul de Chomedy de Maisonneuve claims Montreal
1654 Prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel on October - 15.
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 Robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together) on this day in history.
1682 John Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 56 on October - 15.
1705 On October - 15 english fleet under Lord Peterborough occupies Barcelona
1724 Cornelis Steenoven is 1st archbishop of Old-Catholic church on October - 15.
1756 Saxon army surrenders to Prussia on this day in history.
1761 Peter Gronland, composer on October - 15.