Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
0656 On this day in history sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25
0772 Adrian I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on February - 01.
1204 On February - 01 alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered
1248 On this day in history hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies
1294 Louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1328 On this day in history charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies
1502 Olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies on this day in history.
1539 On February - 01 emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
1539 Emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty on February - 01.
1552 On February - 01 edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law)
1563 On February - 01 menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever)
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuart's death sentence on this day in history.
1587 On February - 01 english queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence
1590 Lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator on February - 01.
1603 Michael Trumper, composer on this day in history.
1605 On this day in history isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
1633 Gabriel Schutz, composer on this day in history.
1650 Rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking on this day in history.
1659 On February - 01 jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island)
1662 On this day in history dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates
1663 The town of Quebec is rocked by an evening earthquake on this day in history.
1666 Sjihab al-Din Sultan C Shah Djahan, mogol of India (Taj-Mahal), dies on this day in history.
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 On February - 01 francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer
1691 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1694 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1709 Alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez on February - 01.
1710 On this day in history konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz)
1713 On February - 01 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 On February - 01 henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France
1717 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France