Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Sunday, 23 October 2016
0656 On February - 01 sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25
0772 Adrian I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
1204 On February - 01 alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered
1248 Hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies on this day in history.
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 February - 01.
1328 Charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies on this day in history.
1502 On February - 01 olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies
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 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 On February - 01 english queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuart's death sentence
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence on February - 01.
1590 On this day in history lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator
1603 Michael Trumper, composer on February - 01.
1605 Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic on February - 01.
1633 Gabriel Schutz, composer on this day in history.
1650 On this day in history rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking
1659 Jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island) on February - 01.
1662 On this day in history dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates
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 On February - 01 french King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion
1669 Miguel Lopez, composer on February - 01.
1669 Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on this day in history.
1690 On February - 01 francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer
1691 On this day in history 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 Alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez on February - 01.
1710 Konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz) on this day in history.
1713 The Kalabalik or Tumult in Bendery results from the Ottoman sultan's order that his unwelcome guest, King Charles XII of Sweden, be seized on February - 01.
1717 Henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France on this day in history.
1717 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France