Historical Events In October - 21
Monday, 20 January 2020
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 October - 21.
1096 On October - 21 sultan Kilidj Arslan of Nicea defeats 1st Crusaders
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 Charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54 on October - 21.
1439 On October - 21 traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist/leader, dies at 53
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 On this day in history paul Scriptoris, German mathematician
1512 On October - 21 martin Luther joins the theological faculty of the University of Wittenberg.
1520 On this day in history magellan entered the strait which bears his name
1520 Ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean) on this day in history.
1553 On this day in history volumes of the Talmud are burned
1553 Volumes of Talmud are burned on this day in history.
1555 Emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg on October - 21.
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 On this day in history 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen
1570 Wolfgang Schonsleder, composer on this day in history.
1574 On October - 21 nicolo Rubini, composer
1582 On October - 21 johan Ernst earl of Nassau-Siegen, military/son of Johan VII
1591 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau on October - 21.
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 October - 21.
1639 Sea battle at Dunes, Lt Admiral Maarten Tromp defeats Spanish armada under De Oquendo on October - 21.
1641 On this day in history 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 October - 21.
1652 King Louis XIV returns to Paris on October - 21.