Historical Events In October - 21
Thursday, 21 March 2019
0310 On October - 21 st Eusebius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0335 On this day in history constantinople emperor Constantine the Great rules laws against Jews
0686 Conon begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
1096 Sultan Kilidj Arslan of Nicea defeats 1st Crusaders on this day in history.
1125 Cosmas of Prague, Bohemian writer on October - 21.
1187 Alberto de Morra elected as Pope Gregorius VIII (12/17/1187) on this day in history.
1204 Robert de Beaumont, 4th Earl of Leicester, English nobleman on October - 21.
1422 On this day in history charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54
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 October - 21.
1505 Paul Scriptoris, German mathematician on October - 21.
1512 On this day in history martin Luther joins the theological faculty of the University of Wittenberg.
1520 Magellan entered the strait which bears his name on this day in history.
1520 On this day in history ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean)
1553 On October - 21 volumes of the Talmud are burned
1553 On this day in history volumes of Talmud are burned
1555 On October - 21 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 this day in history.
1568 On October - 21 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen
1570 On this day in history 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 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 October - 21.
1627 Frederik de Houtman, navigator/governor of Ambon, dies at about 56 on October - 21.
1629 Tumengung Buraksa, Matarams/Javanese general, dies in battle on October - 21.
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 On this day in history jean Bart, French captain/sea hero (Escape from Plymouth)
1650 On October - 21 pedro de Espinosa, Spanish poet/writer, dies
1652 King Louis XIV returns to Paris on October - 21.