What Happened on October 1, 1814

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Battle of Rancagua begins; Spanish army defeats rebel Chilean army, ending the Chilean Vieja

Event of Interest

Opening of the Congress of Vienna, redraws Europe's political map after the defeat of Napoléon Bonaparte

Famous Deaths

  • Jacob Isaac of Przysucha, Polish Hasidic leader, dies at 38

About October 1, 1814

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 208 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra