Historical Events In October - 21
Thursday, 28 September 2023
0310 On this day in history st Eusebius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0335 Constantinople emperor Constantine the Great rules laws against Jews on this day in history.
0686 On October - 21 conon begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1096 Sultan Kilidj Arslan of Nicea defeats 1st Crusaders on this day in history.
1125 On October - 21 cosmas of Prague, Bohemian writer
1187 Alberto de Morra elected as Pope Gregorius VIII (12/17/1187) on October - 21.
1204 Robert de Beaumont, 4th Earl of Leicester, English nobleman on October - 21.
1422 On October - 21 charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54
1439 On October - 21 traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist/leader, dies at 53
1492 On this day in history columbus lands on San Salvador Island
1496 Emperor Maximiliaans daughter marries Spanish crown prince Johan of Aragon/Philip de Blank marries Johanna "the Waanzinnige" of Aragon on October - 21.
1505 On this day in history paul Scriptoris, German mathematician
1512 Martin Luther joins the theological faculty of the University of Wittenberg on October - 21.
1520 Magellan entered the strait which bears his name on October - 21.
1520 Ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean) on October - 21.
1553 Volumes of the Talmud are burned on October - 21.
1553 On this day in history volumes of Talmud are burned
1555 On this day in history emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg
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 October - 21.
1568 On this day in history 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen
1570 On October - 21 wolfgang Schonsleder, composer
1574 On this day in history nicolo Rubini, composer
1582 Johan Ernst earl of Nassau-Siegen, military/son of Johan VII on this day in history.
1591 On October - 21 nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau
1601 On this day in history memorial service for Daitokuji's Shinju held for Ikkyu Sojun in Kyoto
1627 On October - 21 frederik de Houtman, navigator/governor of Ambon, dies at about 56
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 On October - 21 sea battle at Dunes, Lt Admiral Maarten Tromp defeats Spanish armada under De Oquendo
1641 Catholic uprising in Ulster: 1000s English & Scots killed on this day in history.
1650 Jean Bart, French captain/sea hero (Escape from Plymouth) on October - 21.
1650 Pedro de Espinosa, Spanish poet/writer, dies on this day in history.
1652 On this day in history king Louis XIV returns to Paris