Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
0656 Sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25 on February - 01.
0772 Adrian I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on February - 01.
1204 Alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered on this day in history.
1248 Hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies on February - 01.
1294 Louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies on February - 01.
1327 Teenaged Edward III is crowned King of England, but the country is ruled by his mother Queen Isabella and her lover Roger Mortimer on February - 01.
1328 On February - 01 charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies
1502 On February - 01 olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies
1539 On this day in history emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
1539 On February - 01 emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty
1552 Edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law) on this day in history.
1563 On this day in history menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever)
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuart's death sentence on February - 01.
1587 On this day in history english queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence
1590 On February - 01 lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator
1603 On this day in history michael Trumper, composer
1605 Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic on this day in history.
1633 On February - 01 gabriel Schutz, composer
1650 Rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking on February - 01.
1659 Jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island) on this day in history.
1662 Dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates on February - 01.
1663 On February - 01 the town of Quebec is rocked by an evening earthquake
1666 On this day in history sjihab al-Din Sultan C Shah Djahan, mogol of India (Taj-Mahal), dies
1669 French King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion on February - 01.
1669 On February - 01 miguel Lopez, composer
1669 On February - 01 abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31
1690 Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer on February - 01.
1691 On February - 01 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
1694 On February - 01 john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
1709 On this day in history alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez
1710 On February - 01 konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz)
1713 On this day in history the Kalabalik or Tumult in Bendery results from the Ottoman sultan's order that his unwelcome guest, King Charles XII of Sweden, be seized.
1717 Henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France on this day in history.
1717 Henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France on this day in history.