Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Saturday, 01 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 February - 01.
1204 On February - 01 alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered
1248 Hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies on February - 01.
1294 Louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies on this day in history.
1327 On February - 01 teenaged Edward III is crowned King of England, but the country is ruled by his mother Queen Isabella and her lover Roger Mortimer.
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 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 On this day in history edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law)
1563 On February - 01 menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever)
1587 On this day in history english queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuart's death sentence
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence on February - 01.
1590 Lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator on February - 01.
1603 Michael Trumper, composer on February - 01.
1605 On this day in history isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
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 February - 01.
1662 On February - 01 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 French King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion on this day in history.
1669 On this day in history miguel Lopez, composer
1669 Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer
1691 On February - 01 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
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 February - 01 konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz)
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