Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Saturday, 04 July 2015
0656 On February - 01 sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25
0772 On this day in history adrian I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1204 Alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered on February - 01.
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 this day in history.
1328 On February - 01 charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies
1502 Olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies on February - 01.
1539 Emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty on February - 01.
1539 On February - 01 emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty
1552 On February - 01 edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law)
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 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence on February - 01.
1590 On February - 01 lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator
1603 On February - 01 michael Trumper, composer
1605 Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic on February - 01.
1633 On this day in history gabriel Schutz, composer
1650 On this day in history rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking
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 On this day in history the town of Quebec is rocked by an evening earthquake
1666 Sjihab al-Din Sultan C Shah Djahan, mogol of India (Taj-Mahal), dies on February - 01.
1669 On this day in history french King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion
1669 On February - 01 miguel Lopez, composer
1669 Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on February - 01.
1690 Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer on this day in history.
1691 On February - 01 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
1694 On this day in history 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 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 this day in history.
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