Historical Events Happened In February - 06
Thursday, 27 October 2016
0337 St Julius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0743 Hisham ibn 'Abd al-Malik, 10th Moslem caliph, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
0891 On February - 06 photius, Byzantine theologist/patriarch of Constantinople/saint, dies
1140 On this day in history thurstan, archbishop of York, dies
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 On February - 06 maximilian I crowned Holy Roman Emperor
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 On February - 06 antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher
1612 Antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist on February - 06.
1612 On February - 06 christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown)
1617 On February - 06 prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63
1626 On February - 06 huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
1626 Huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle on February - 06.
1637 Toyotomi Hideyoshi, unified Japan on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history cardinal Mazarin flees Paris
1651 -7] Cardinal Mazarin flees Paris on February - 06.
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 On this day in history 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 Royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg VA on February - 06.
1693 Royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Va on February - 06.
1695 On February - 06 andre Cheron, composer
1695 On February - 06 ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95), dies
1699 Jozef Ferdinand of Bavaria, heir of Spanish king Carlos II, dies on this day in history.
1705 Johann Matthias Leffloth, composer on February - 06.
1716 England & Netherlands renew alliance on this day in history.
1725 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1753 On February - 06 evariste Desire Desforges chevalier de Parny, French poet
1756 Aaron Burr, Newark NJ, (D-R), 3rd US VP (1801-05), dueler on this day in history.