Historical Events For February - 06
Monday, 29 May 2017
0337 On February - 06 st Julius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 On February - 06 hisham ibn 'Abd al-Malik, 10th Moslem caliph, dies at about 52
0891 Photius, Byzantine theologist/patriarch of Constantinople/saint, dies on February - 06.
1140 Thurstan, archbishop of York, dies on this day in history.
1189 Riots of Lynn in Norfolk spread to Norwich England on February - 06.
1461 On February - 06 dzore Drzic, Croatian poet
1497 On February - 06 john Ockeghem, Flemish singer/composer, dies at 79
1508 Maximilian I crowned Holy Roman Emperor on February - 06.
1515 On February - 06 aldus Manutius, Italian printer
1564 On February - 06 christopher Marlowe, English poet/dramatist (Dr Faustus)
1577 King Henri de Bourbon of Navarra becomes leader of Huguenots on February - 06.
1608 Antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher on February - 06.
1612 On February - 06 antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist
1612 On this day in history christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown)
1617 Prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63 on February - 06.
1626 Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle on February - 06.
1626 On February - 06 huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
1637 On February - 06 toyotomi Hideyoshi, unified Japan
1651 On this day in history cardinal Mazarin flees Paris
1651 On February - 06 -7] Cardinal Mazarin flees Paris
1665 On February - 06 anne Stuart, Queen of England (1702-14)
1670 On this day in history frederick III, King of Denmark and Norway, dies.
1673 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer on February - 06.
1685 On this day in history james II of England and VII of Scotland becomes King upon the death of his brother Charles II.
1693 Royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg VA on February - 06.
1693 On this day in history royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Va
1695 Andre Cheron, composer on February - 06.
1695 On February - 06 ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95), dies
1699 On this day in history jozef Ferdinand of Bavaria, heir of Spanish king Carlos II, dies
1705 On this day in history johann Matthias Leffloth, composer
1716 England & Netherlands renew alliance on this day in history.
1725 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer, dies at 75 on February - 06.
1753 On this day in history evariste Desire Desforges chevalier de Parny, French poet
1756 On this day in history aaron Burr, Newark NJ, (D-R), 3rd US VP (1801-05), dueler