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 This day in History - October 1
507 Historic Events for October 1
290

[Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed

Death
366

St Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
540

Vedastus St Vaast, 1st bishop of Atrecht/saint, dies

Death
552

Teja, king of Ostrogoten, dies in battle

Death
704

Aengibald gives away bishop Willibrord estate in Waalre

Event
965

John XIII Crescentii elected to succeed Pope Leo VIII

Event
976

Al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of C¢rdoba, dies

Death
1207

Henry III, king of England (1216-72)

Birth
1273

Earl Rudolf van Habsburg becomes Roman Catholics-German king

Event
1404

Boniface IX, [Pietro Tomacelli], Pope (1389-1404), dies

Death
1529

-3] Meeting between Maarten Luther and Huldrych Zwingli

Event
1549

Anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery

Birth
1569

Duke of Norfolk arrested

Event
1574

-2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers

Event
1574

Maarten van Heemskerck, painter (Christ), dies

Death
1578

Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31

Death
1602

Hernando de Cabezon, composer, dies at 61

Death
1606

Spanish troops under Sp¡nola occupies fort Rhine birch

Event
1620

Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher

Birth
1632

Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses

Event
1633

Filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies

Death
1644

Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist/composer

Birth
1644

Jean Rousseau, composer

Birth
1653

Russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine

Event
1657

Treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel

Event