Historical Events Happened In February - 04
Tuesday, 07 July 2015
0211 Roman Emperor Septimius Severus dies, leaving the Roman Empire in the hands of his two quarrelsome sons, Caracalla and Geta on this day in history.
0211 Lucius Septimus Severus, emperor of Rome (193-211), dies at 64 on this day in history.
0708 On February - 04 sisinnius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0708 Sisinnius, Greek-Syrian pope (708, 20 days), dies on February - 04.
0856 Hrabanus Maurus, East France, archbishop of Mainz, dies on this day in history.
0960 On this day in history the coronation of Zhao Kuangyin as Emperor Taizu of Song, initiating the Song Dynasty period of China that would last more than three centuries.
1189 On February - 04 gilbert of Sempringham, English monastery founder/saint, dies
1194 On this day in history richard I Lion Hearted pays Leopold O Fenrik VI's ransom of 100,000
1222 Willem I, earl of Holland (1203-22), dies on this day in history.
1454 On February - 04 in the Thirteen Years' War, the Secret Council of the Prussian Confederation sends a formal act of disobedience to the Grand Master.
1465 French van Brederode, leader of Hoeksen on this day in history.
1503 On February - 04 queen Elizabeth, consort of Henry VII of England, dies
1505 On February - 04 joan of Valois, Queen of France/saint, dies at 40
1508 Maximilian I assumes imperial title without being crowned on February - 04.
1549 On February - 04 eustache du Caurroy, composer
1553 Caspar Othmayr, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1575 On February - 04 pierre de Barulle, French cardinal
1581 Daniel Selich, composer on February - 04.
1586 On February - 04 robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, becomes governor of Netherlands
1586 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, becomes governor of Neth on this day in history.
1590 On February - 04 gioseffo Zarlino, composer, dies at 73
1600 Tycho Brahe &Johannes Kepler meet for first time outside of Prague on this day in history.
1600 Tycho Brahe & Johannes Kepler meet for 1st time near Prague on this day in history.
1617 Louis Elsevier, Dutch publisher, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
1620 Prince Bethlen Gábor signs peace with emperor Ferdinand II on February - 04.
1620 On this day in history prince Bethlen Gabor signs peace with emperor Ferdinand II
1640 On February - 04 hendrick C Vroom, Dutch seascape painter, dies
1646 On February - 04 hans A Freiherr von Abschatz, Silesian poet
1657 Oliver Cromwell grants residency to Luis Caravajal on this day in history.
1688 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer on this day in history.
1688 On February - 04 pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne)
1693 George Lillo, bourgeois English dramatist (London Merchant) on this day in history.
1697 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on February - 04.
1699 On this day in history 350 rebellious Streltsi executed in Moscow