Historical Events For February - 02
Sunday, 11 December 2016
0506 King Alarik II of Visigoten delegates Lex Romania Visigothorum out on February - 02.
0672 Saint Chad on this day in history.
0962 On February - 02 pope John XII crowns German King Otto I the Great Emperor
1032 On February - 02 burgundy's Rudolph III dies childless February 2 The Holy Roman Emperor Conrad II claims Rudolph's realm under terms of a 1027 treaty of succession and unites it with the empire
1032 On February - 02 koenraad II succeeds Rudolf III as king of Bourgundy
1032 Rudolf III, last independent king of Bourgundy, dies on February - 02.
1119 On this day in history guido di Borgogna elected Pope Callistus II
1124 Bořivoj II of Bohemia on February - 02.
1141 Battle at Lincoln King Stephen captured on this day in history.
1141 On February - 02 battle at Lincoln: King Stephen captured
1435 On February - 02 johanna II, lawless Queen of Naples (1414-35), dies at 61
1461 On this day in history 2nd battle of St Alban's-Lancastrians defeat Yorkists
1461 On February - 02 2nd battle of St Alban's-Lancastrian defeat Yorkists
1461 On February - 02 owen Tudor, Welsh founder of the Tudor dynasty of England
1491 On this day in history martin Schongauer, German painter, dies at 40
1509 The Battle of Diu takes place near Diu, India, between Portugal and Turkey on February - 02.
1535 On this day in history argentine city of Buenos Aires is founded.
1536 Buenos Aires, Argentina, is founded by Pedro de Mendoza of Spain on February - 02.
1536 Pedro de Mendoza finds Argentine city of Buenos Aires on February - 02.
1540 On this day in history george Schenck van Toutenburg, gov/viceroy of Frisia/Groningen
1542 On this day in history portuguese under Christovão da Gama capture a Moslem-occupied hillfort in northern Ethiopia in the Battle of Baçente.
1550 On February - 02 english Edward Seymour duke of Somerset, freed
1563 On this day in history hans Neusiedler, Hungarian/German luitist/author, dies at approx 54
1583 On February - 02 anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
1594 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 on February - 02.
1595 Jacob van Campen, painter/architect (New Church, Amsterdam) on this day in history.
1597 Lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61 on this day in history.
1633 On February - 02 m Rossi's opera "Erminia sul Giordano," premieres in Rome
1637 Zorilla's "El más Impropio Verdugo Para Las," premieres in Madrid on February - 02.
1637 On February - 02 zorilla's "El más Impropio Verdugo Para Las," premieres in Madrid
1645 Royalist army led by James graham, 5th Earl and 1st Marquis of Montrose routed the Earl of Argyll's Covenating forces in the Battle of Inverlochy on February - 02.
1648 George Abbot, English writer on February - 02.
1649 On February - 02 benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
1650 On this day in history the birth of Nell Gwynne, Comedy actress and mistress of Charles II