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 This day in History - October 4
394 Historic Events for October 4
1072

Sancho II, king of Castili‰/bro of Alfonso VI, murdered at about 35

Death
1209

Pope Innocent II crowns German king Otto of Wittelsbach

Event
1289

Louis X, the Stubborn, king of France (1314-16)

Birth
1515

Lucas Cranach, the Younger, German painter

Birth
1518

Henry VIII's daughter Mary marries French crown prince

Event
1535

1st full English translation of the Bible printed in Switzerland

Event
1539

King Henry VIII and Anna of Kleef marry

Event
1540

Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies

Death
1542

Roberto Bellarmino, Italian theologist/diplomat

Birth
1550

Charles IX, King of Sweden

Birth
1564

Pietro P Vergerio, Italian theologist/bishop of Croatia, dies

Death
1571

Claude Togniel d'Espence, French theologist (Sorbonne), dies at 60

Death
1571

-13] Synod of Emden

Event
1582

Last Julian calender day in Spain/Portugal/pontifical states

Event
1582

Theresia van Avila, Spanish mystic writer, dies

Death
1590

Cujacius, [Jacques Cujas], French lawyer, dies at about 68

Death
1607

Francisco de Rojas Zorrilla, Span playwright (Del Rey Abajo Ninguno)

Birth
1626

Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)

Birth
1633

Anton Ulrich, German duke of Brunswick/Wolfenbttel/poet

Birth
1636

1st code of law for Plymouth Colony

Event
1636

In Massachusetts the Plymouth Colony's 1st law drafted

Event
1636

Battle at Wittstock, Brandenburg: Sweden beat Ferdinand III

Event
1648

Peter Stuyvesant establishes Americas 1st volunteer firemen

Event
1659

Franz Weichlein, composer

Birth
1669

Rembrandt H van R˜n, painter/etcher (Steel Masters), dies

Death