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 This day in History - March 1
504 Historic Events for March 1
293

Roman emperor Maximianus introduces tetrarchy

Event
492

St Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
492

St Gelasius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
705

John VII begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
743

Slave export by Christians to heathen areas prohibited

Event
772

Po Tjiu-i, Chinese poet/governor of Hang-tsjow

Birth
918

Balderik becomes bishop of Utrecht

Event
965

Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies

Death
1131

Stephen II, King of Hungary (1116-31), dies

Death
1260

Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis, conquerors Damascus

Event
1382

French Maillotin uprises against taxes

Event
1383

Amadeus VI, (Green Earl), earl of Savoy, dies at 49

Death
1420

Pope Martinus I calls for crusade against the hussieten

Event
1434

Jacoba of Bavaria marries Frank van Borselen

Event
1456

Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516)

Birth
1494

Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter

Birth
1510

Francisco d'Almeida, viceroy of India, dies in battle at about 59

Death
1528

Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, [the Generous], duke of Bavaria

Birth
1535

Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia), dies

Death
1562

Blood bath at Vassy: Gen de Guise allows 1200 huguenots murder

Event
1565

Spanish occupier Estacio de S  founds Rio de Janeiro

Event
1587

English parliament leader Peter Wentworth confined in London Tower

Event
1591

Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV

Event
1607

Giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer

Birth
1610

Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian

Birth