Historical Events In October - 15
Saturday, 04 July 2020
0070 On October - 15 publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leader/poet (Bucolica, Aeneis)
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 On this day in history al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies
0898 Lambert, Holy Roman Emperor on October - 15.
0912 Abdullah ibn Muhammad, Emir of CĂłrdoba on October - 15.
1080 Rudolf von Schwaben, German anti-King, dies on this day in history.
1268 On October - 15 dirk II, mister of Valkenburg, dies
1271 Hostiensis, [Henricus the Segusia], cardinal/bishop of Ostia, dies on this day in history.
1389 Urbanus VI, [Bartolomeo Prignano], Italian pope (1378-89), dies on this day in history.
1501 On this day in history english crown prince Arthur marries Catharina of Aragon
1512 Antoon Keldermans, Flem builder (Middelburg town hall), dies at 72 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1524 On October - 15 joachim Patinir, Flemish landscape painter, dies at about 45
1539 Reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies on October - 15.
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 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 On this day in history 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 October - 15.
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 October - 15.
1654 On October - 15 prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel
1655 Jews of Lublin are massacred on this day in history.
1660 Asser Levy granted butchers license (kosher meat) in New Amsterdam on October - 15.
1674 Robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together) on October - 15.
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 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