Historical Events Happened In February - 07
Saturday, 30 July 2016
0457 Leo I becomes emperor of the Byzantine Empire on February - 07.
0590 On this day in history pelagius II, Gothic Pope (579-90), dies from plague
0999 On February - 07 boleslaus II of Bohemia
1074 Battle of Montesarchio in which the prince of Benevento, Pandulf IV, is killed battling the encroaching Normans on February - 07.
1238 The Mongols burn the Russian city of Vladimir on February - 07.
1301 On February - 07 edward of Caernarion (later Edward II) becomes first prince of Wales
1301 Edward of Caernarion (later Edward II) becomes 1st prince of Wales on February - 07.
1478 Thomas More, lawyer/lord chancellor of England/saint (Utopia) on this day in history.
1522 On this day in history treaty of Brussels Habsburgers split into Spanish/Austrian Branches
1522 On this day in history treaty of Brussels: Habsburgers split into Spanish/Austrian Branches
1550 Giovanni Maria del Monte elected Pope Julius III on this day in history.
1556 On February - 07 maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren
1569 On February - 07 king Philip II forms inquistion in South America
1589 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/mathematician on February - 07.
1593 On February - 07 jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79
1609 On February - 07 ferdinand I, cardinal/ruler of Toscane, dies
1612 Thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men) on February - 07.
1613 Michail Romanov (16) becomes czar of Russia on this day in history.
1639 Académie Française begins the Dictionary of the French Language on February - 07.
1639 Academie Francaise begins Dictionary of French Language on this day in history.
1653 On February - 07 nicolas Fouquet appointed superintendent of Finance of France
1653 On February - 07 nicolas Fouquet appointed superintendant of Finance of France
1655 Jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria) on February - 07.
1668 On February - 07 dutch Prince William III dances in premiere of "Ballet of Peace"
1688 On February - 07 maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange
1690 On February - 07 william Morice, English royalist statesman
1693 On February - 07 anna Ivanova Romanova, empress of Russia (1730-40) [NS]
1700 Philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen) on February - 07.
1707 Carl August Thielo, composer on this day in history.
1710 On this day in history william Boyce, English organist/composer of Cathedral music
1739 Joseph Pouteau, composer on February - 07.
1740 Adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/MP on February - 07.
1743 Lodovico Giustini, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1749 Andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76 on February - 07.