Historical Events In October - 21
Friday, 19 July 2019
0310 St Eusebius ends his reign as Catholic Pope on October - 21.
0335 On this day in history constantinople emperor Constantine the Great rules laws against Jews
0686 On October - 21 conon begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1096 On this day in history sultan Kilidj Arslan of Nicea defeats 1st Crusaders
1125 Cosmas of Prague, Bohemian writer on this day in history.
1187 On this day in history alberto de Morra elected as Pope Gregorius VIII (12/17/1187)
1204 On October - 21 robert de Beaumont, 4th Earl of Leicester, English nobleman
1422 Charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54 on October - 21.
1439 Traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist/leader, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1492 Columbus lands on San Salvador Island on this day in history.
1496 On October - 21 emperor Maximiliaans daughter marries Spanish crown prince Johan of Aragon/Philip de Blank marries Johanna "the Waanzinnige" of Aragon
1505 Paul Scriptoris, German mathematician on this day in history.
1512 Martin Luther joins the theological faculty of the University of Wittenberg on this day in history.
1520 On this day in history magellan entered the strait which bears his name
1520 On October - 21 ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean)
1553 On this day in history volumes of the Talmud are burned
1553 On October - 21 volumes of Talmud are burned
1555 Emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg on this day in history.
1558 Julius Caesar Scaliger, Italian physician (Poetice), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1561 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
1568 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen on this day in history.
1570 On this day in history wolfgang Schonsleder, composer
1574 Nicolo Rubini, composer on this day in history.
1582 On this day in history johan Ernst earl of Nassau-Siegen, military/son of Johan VII
1591 On October - 21 nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau
1601 Memorial service for Daitokuji's Shinju held for Ikkyu Sojun in Kyoto on October - 21.
1627 Frederik de Houtman, navigator/governor of Ambon, dies at about 56 on October - 21.
1629 On October - 21 tumengung Buraksa, Matarams/Javanese general, dies in battle
1637 Laurens Reael, vice-governor of Ambon/poet/admiral, dies at 54 on October - 21.
1639 Sea battle at Dunes, Lt Admiral Maarten Tromp defeats Spanish armada under De Oquendo on October - 21.
1641 On October - 21 catholic uprising in Ulster: 1000s English & Scots killed
1650 On October - 21 jean Bart, French captain/sea hero (Escape from Plymouth)
1650 Pedro de Espinosa, Spanish poet/writer, dies on this day in history.
1652 On October - 21 king Louis XIV returns to Paris