Historical Events Happened In February - 02
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
0506 On this day in history king Alarik II of Visigoten delegates Lex Romania Visigothorum out
0672 Saint Chad on February - 02.
0962 Pope John XII crowns German King Otto I the Great Emperor on February - 02.
1032 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 on this day in history.
1032 On February - 02 koenraad II succeeds Rudolf III as king of Bourgundy
1032 Rudolf III, last independent king of Bourgundy, dies on this day in history.
1119 Guido di Borgogna elected Pope Callistus II on this day in history.
1124 BoÅ™ivoj II of Bohemia on this day in history.
1141 On this day in history battle at Lincoln King Stephen captured
1141 Battle at Lincoln: King Stephen captured on this day in history.
1435 Johanna II, lawless Queen of Naples (1414-35), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1461 2nd battle of St Alban's-Lancastrians defeat Yorkists on this day in history.
1461 On February - 02 2nd battle of St Alban's-Lancastrian defeat Yorkists
1461 On this day in history owen Tudor, Welsh founder of the Tudor dynasty of England
1491 Martin Schongauer, German painter, dies at 40 on February - 02.
1509 The Battle of Diu takes place near Diu, India, between Portugal and Turkey on February - 02.
1535 On February - 02 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 George Schenck van Toutenburg, gov/viceroy of Frisia/Groningen on this day in history.
1542 On February - 02 portuguese under ChristovÃ£o da Gama capture a Moslem-occupied hillfort in northern Ethiopia in the Battle of BaÃ§ente.
1550 English Edward Seymour duke of Somerset, freed on this day in history.
1563 On February - 02 hans Neusiedler, Hungarian/German luitist/author, dies at approx 54
1583 On February - 02 anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
1594 On February - 02 giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68
1595 On this day in history jacob van Campen, painter/architect (New Church, Amsterdam)
1597 On February - 02 lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61
1633 On this day in history m Rossi's opera "Erminia sul Giordano," premieres in Rome
1637 Zorilla's "El más Impropio Verdugo Para Las," premieres in Madrid on this day in history.
1637 Zorilla's "El mÃ¡s Impropio Verdugo Para Las," premieres in Madrid on February - 02.
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 On this day in history george Abbot, English writer
1649 Benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30) on February - 02.
1650 The birth of Nell Gwynne, Comedy actress and mistress of Charles II on February - 02.