Historical Events In March - 01
Friday, 01 December 2023
0286 On March - 01 roman Emperor Diocletian raises Maximian to the rank of Caesar.
0293 Roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy on this day in history.
0317 On this day in history crispus and Constantine II, sons of Roman Emperor Constantine I, and Licinius Iunior, son of Emperor Licinius, are made Caesares
0492 On March - 01 st Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0705 John VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0743 Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited on March - 01.
0772 On March - 01 po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow
0918 Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
0965 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies on March - 01.
1131 Stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies on this day in history.
1260 Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus on this day in history.
1331 Black Death in Europe, Asia and North Africa killing 75-200 million (10-60% of European population) people on March - 01.
1382 On this day in history french Maillotin uprises against taxes
1383 Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49 on March - 01.
1420 Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten on March - 01.
1434 On this day in history jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen
1456 On this day in history wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516)
1457 The Unitas Fratrum is established in the village of Kunvald, on the Bohemian-Moravian borderland. It is to date the second oldest Protestant denomination on this day in history.
1485 Sweating sickness (multiple outbreaks) in Britain (England) and later continental Europe killing 10,000+ people on March - 01.
1494 On March - 01 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
1510 On this day in history francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59
1510 Influenza pandemic in Asia, North Africa, Europe killing Around 1% of those infected people on March - 01.
1520 On this day in history smallpox Epidemic in Mexico killing 5-8 million (40% of population) people
1528 On this day in history albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria
1535 On March - 01 bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies
1545 On March - 01 cocoliztli Epidemic of 1545-1548 in Mexico killing 5-15 million (80% of population) people
1546 George Wishart, Scottish religious reformer (martyred) (b 1513) on this day in history.
1562 Blood bath at Vassy; General de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder on this day in history.
1562 On March - 01 blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder
1563 On this day in history london plague in London killing 20,100+ in London people
1565 On March - 01 spanish occupier Estacio de Sá founds Rio de Janeiro
1565 On March - 01 portuguese soldier EstÃ¡cio de SÃ¡ founds the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1576 On March - 01 cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people
1587 English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower on March - 01.