Historical Events In October - 21
Saturday, 26 September 2020
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 October - 21.
0686 Conon begins his reign as Catholic Pope on October - 21.
1096 On October - 21 sultan Kilidj Arslan of Nicea defeats 1st Crusaders
1125 On October - 21 cosmas of Prague, Bohemian writer
1187 On this day in history alberto de Morra elected as Pope Gregorius VIII (12/17/1187)
1204 Robert de Beaumont, 4th Earl of Leicester, English nobleman on October - 21.
1422 Charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1439 Traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist/leader, dies at 53 on October - 21.
1492 On October - 21 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 this day in history.
1505 Paul Scriptoris, German mathematician on October - 21.
1512 On October - 21 martin Luther joins the theological faculty of the University of Wittenberg.
1520 On October - 21 magellan entered the strait which bears his name
1520 Ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean) on October - 21.
1553 Volumes of the Talmud are burned on October - 21.
1553 Volumes of Talmud are burned on October - 21.
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 October - 21.
1561 On this day in history johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
1568 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen on this day in history.
1570 Wolfgang Schonsleder, composer on October - 21.
1574 On October - 21 nicolo Rubini, composer
1582 Johan Ernst earl of Nassau-Siegen, military/son of Johan VII on October - 21.
1591 On this day in history nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau
1601 Memorial service for Daitokuji's Shinju held for Ikkyu Sojun in Kyoto on this day in history.
1627 Frederik de Houtman, navigator/governor of Ambon, dies at about 56 on October - 21.
1629 On this day in history tumengung Buraksa, Matarams/Javanese general, dies in battle
1637 Laurens Reael, vice-governor of Ambon/poet/admiral, dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 October - 21.
1650 Jean Bart, French captain/sea hero (Escape from Plymouth) on October - 21.
1650 Pedro de Espinosa, Spanish poet/writer, dies on October - 21.
1652 On this day in history king Louis XIV returns to Paris