October

1 October
959

  • Death of Eadwig, king of England
1207

  • Birth of Henry III, king of England
1553

  • Coronation of Mary I, queen of England
1947

  • Birth of Rob Davis, British musician (Mud)
1995

Back to top

2 October
1452

  • Birth of Richard III, king of England
2005

Back to top

3 October
1470

  • Restoration of Henry VI, king of England
1976

1993

Back to top

4 October
1626

  • Birth of Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England, Scotland and Ireland
1962

Back to top

5 October
1986

Back to top

6 October
1974

1985

1996

Back to top

7 October
1956

Back to top

8 October
1954

1964

1972

1995

2006

Back to top

9 October
1994

2005

Back to top

10 October
1731

1963

1976

2004

Back to top

11 October
1727

  • Coronation of George II, king of Great Britain
1992

Back to top

12 October
1537

  • Birth of Edward VI, king of England
1986

Back to top

13 October
1269

  • The bones of Edward the Confessor, king of England, were translated to a new tomb in Westminster Abbey
1399

  • Coronation of Henry IV, king of England
1974

1996

2002

Back to top

14 October
1066

  • Death of Harold II, king of England
1633

  • Birth of James II (VII), king of England and Scots
1955

1984

Back to top

15 October
1995

2006

Back to top

16 October
1430

  • Birth of James II, king of Scots
2005

Back to top

17 October
1849

1982

1993

Back to top

18 October
1216

  • Death of John, king of England (possibly 19th)

Back to top

19 October
1956

1975

2003

Back to top

20 October
1632

1714

  • Coronation of George I, king of Great Britain
1974

1985

1996

2002

Back to top

21 October
1805

  • The battle of Trafalgar. After Horatio Nelson’s death command of the British fleet passed to Cuthbert Collingwood
1956

1973

Back to top

22 October
1909

1964

1995

Back to top

23 October
1953

1994

2005

Back to top

24 October
1976

Back to top

25 October
1154

  • Death of Stephen, king of England
1760

  • Death of George II, king of Great Britain
  • Accession of George III as king of Great Britain
1992

Back to top

26 October
2003

Back to top

27 October
939

1966

1985

1996

Back to top

28 October
1216

  • Coronation of Henry III, king of England

Back to top

29 October
2006

Back to top

30 October
1485

  • Coronation of Henry VII, king of England
1983

2005

Back to top

31 October
1963

2004

Back to top

Be Sociable, Share!

Comments are closed.