Historical Events Happened In February - 06
Friday, 24 June 2016
0337 On February - 06 st Julius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 Hisham ibn 'Abd al-Malik, 10th Moslem caliph, dies at about 52 on February - 06.
0891 Photius, Byzantine theologist/patriarch of Constantinople/saint, dies on February - 06.
1140 On February - 06 thurstan, archbishop of York, dies
1189 On February - 06 riots of Lynn in Norfolk spread to Norwich England
1461 On February - 06 dzore Drzic, Croatian poet
1497 John Ockeghem, Flemish singer/composer, dies at 79 on February - 06.
1508 Maximilian I crowned Holy Roman Emperor on February - 06.
1515 Aldus Manutius, Italian printer on February - 06.
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 On February - 06 antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher
1612 Antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist on February - 06.
1612 Christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown) on February - 06.
1617 On February - 06 prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63
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 this day in history toyotomi Hideyoshi, unified Japan
1651 On this day in history cardinal Mazarin flees Paris
1651 On this day in history -7] Cardinal Mazarin flees Paris
1665 Anne Stuart, Queen of England (1702-14) on this day in history.
1670 On this day in history frederick III, King of Denmark and Norway, dies.
1673 On February - 06 maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer
1685 On February - 06 james II of England and VII of Scotland becomes King upon the death of his brother Charles II.
1693 On this day in history royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg VA
1693 Royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Va on February - 06.
1695 Andre Cheron, composer on February - 06.
1695 On this day in history ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95), dies
1699 Jozef Ferdinand of Bavaria, heir of Spanish king Carlos II, dies on February - 06.
1705 Johann Matthias Leffloth, composer on February - 06.
1716 England & Netherlands renew alliance on this day in history.
1725 On this day in history johann Philipp Krieger, composer, dies at 75
1753 Evariste Desire Desforges chevalier de Parny, French poet on this day in history.
1756 On this day in history aaron Burr, Newark NJ, (D-R), 3rd US VP (1801-05), dueler