Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Wednesday, 26 November 2014
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 Alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered on February - 01.
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 February - 01.
1328 Charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies on February - 01.
1502 Olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies on February - 01.
1539 On February - 01 emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
1539 Emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty on this day in history.
1552 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence on February - 01.
1590 Lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator on this day in history.
1603 On February - 01 michael Trumper, composer
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 this day in history.
1659 On this day in history jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island)
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 February - 01 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 Miguel Lopez, composer on February - 01.
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 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 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 this day in history.
1717 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France
1717 On February - 01 henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France