Historical Events In October - 02
Friday, 01 December 2023
0472 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on this day in history.
0939 Battle at Andernach: King Otto & Hermann of Zwaben beat Eberhard of France & Giselbert of Lutherans on this day in history.
0939 On October - 02 giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49
0976 Hisham II appointed kalief of Cordoba on this day in history.
1113 On October - 02 mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies
1134 On October - 02 storm flood ravages Zeeland county
1187 On this day in history sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from the Crusaders
1187 Sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from Crusaders on this day in history.
1263 On this day in history the battle of Largs fought between Norwegians and Scots.
1264 On this day in history urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies
1452 King Richard III, of England (1483-85) on October - 02.
1492 King Henry VII of England invades France on October - 02.
1517 On October - 02 john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37
1518 On October - 02 english cardinal Thomas Wolsey makes European plan
1535 On this day in history jacques Cartie‚r discovers Mount Royal (Monte‚al)
1535 Jacques Cartier discovers Mount Royal (Montreal) on October - 02.
1540 Venice/Turkey signs peace on this day in history.
1552 Conquest of Kazan by Ivan the Terrible on October - 02.
1564 On October - 02 andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49
1572 Spanish army occupies/plunders/destroys Mechelen on October - 02.
1586 Battle at Zutphen: English-Dutch army on this day in history.
1588 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on this day in history.
1595 Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver on October - 02.
1608 Hans Lippershey offers Dutch gov't a new invention, the telescope on October - 02.
1608 Prototype of modern reflecting telescope completed by Jan Lippershey on this day in history.
1608 The first telescope is demonstrated by Hans Lippershey of Middelburg on this day in history.
1614 French king Louis XIII (13) declared an adult on October - 02.
1616 On this day in history a Gryphius, writer
1617 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies on this day in history.
1629 Pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies on October - 02.
1646 On October - 02 guillaume Poitevin, composer
1656 US colony Connecticut passes law against Quakers on this day in history.
1656 On this day in history stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
1678 Wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them on this day in history.