Historical Events For February - 05
Friday, 20 January 2017
0816 Frankish emperor Louis grants archbishop Salzburg immunity on February - 05.
1428 King Alfonso V, orders Sicily's Jews to attend conversion sermons on February - 05.
1488 On February - 05 roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium
1512 French troops under Gaston de Foix rescues Bologna on February - 05.
1556 Kings Henri I &Philip II sign Treaty of Vaucelles on this day in history.
1556 On this day in history kings Henri I & Philip II sign Treaty of Vaucelles
1572 Beggars assault Oisterwijk Netherlands, drive nuns out on February - 05.
1572 Beggars assault Oisterwijk Neth, drive nuns out on this day in history.
1576 On February - 05 henry of Navarre abjures Catholicism at Tours
1578 On February - 05 giovanni B Moroni, Italian portrait painter, dies
1589 On February - 05 honorat de Brueil seigneur de Racan, French playwright/poet
1591 On February - 05 gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies
1597 A group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society on this day in history.
1631 On this day in history rhode Island, founder, Roger Williams arrives in Boston from England
1644 On February - 05 first US livestock branding law passed, by Connecticut
1644 1st US livestock branding law passed, by Connecticut on February - 05.
1649 On February - 05 prince of Wales becomes king Charles II
1658 On February - 05 maria Margaretha van Angels, Dutch prioress at Oirschot, dies at 52
1662 On February - 05 giuseppi Vignola, composer
1663 Earthquake in Canada on this day in history.
1679 German emperor Leopold I signs peace with France on February - 05.
1679 Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91 on this day in history.
1705 Jean Gilles, composer, dies at 37 on February - 05.
1711 On February - 05 joseph Umstatt, composer
1721 On this day in history james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
1723 On February - 05 john Witherspoon, clergyman/signed Declaration of Independence
1732 Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer on this day in history.
1736 On February - 05 methodists John &Charles Wesley arrive in Savannah GA
1736 Methodists John & Charles Wesley arrive in Savannah, Georgia on February - 05.
1738 Georg Reidel, composer, dies at 61 on February - 05.
1744 On this day in history john Jeffries, colonial physician/meteorologist
1745 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer, dies at 49 on February - 05.
1748 On February - 05 christian Gottlob Neefe, German composer/conductor/tutor of Beethoven
1753 On this day in history coert L van Beyma thoe Kingma, Frisian regent/patriot