Historical Events For February - 10
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
0060 On this day in history st Paul thought to have been shipwrecked at Malta
1098 On February - 10 crusaders defeat Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch
1134 Robert III/II Curthouse, Duke of Normandy, dies on this day in history.
1162 On February - 10 boudouin III, son of King Fulco of Anjou/husband of Theodora, dies
1355 The St. Scholastica's Day riot breaks out in Oxford, England, leaving 63 scholars and perhaps 30 locals dead in two days on February - 10.
1482 On this day in history luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81
1495 On February - 10 william Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy
1535 12 nude Anabaptists run through Amsterdam streets on February - 10.
1549 On February - 10 tomé de Sousa appointed Governor-General of Brazil
1549 Tomé de Sousa appointed gov-gen of Brazil on February - 10.
1567 On February - 10 lord Darnley Stuart, husband of English queen Mary, murdered
1588 Joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82 on February - 10.
1598 On February - 10 anna van Bull, 1st wife of Polish/Swedish king Sigismund II, dies
1609 On February - 10 john Suckling, English Cavalier poet/dramatist/courtier
1635 Académie Française is founded in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu) on this day in history.
1635 On this day in history academie Francaise is founded in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu
1635 On this day in history academie Francaise forms in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu)
1637 On this day in history henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry
1657 Sebastian Stosskopf, Elzabethian painter, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1670 On February - 10 norbert van Flowers, [Cephalus], Flemish painter
1676 Wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster MA on February - 10.
1676 On February - 10 wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster Mass
1678 Philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried on February - 10.
1685 Aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara) on this day in history.
1686 On February - 10 johann F Gronovius, Dutch physician/botany
1686 On February - 10 william Dugdale, Garter King of Arms (1677-86), dies
1696 On February - 10 johann Melchior Molter, composer
1702 On February - 10 jean-Pierre Guignon, composer
1711 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Meleager & Atalante), dies at 22 on this day in history.
1713 Netherlands & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier on this day in history.
1713 Neth & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier [OS=Jan 31] on February - 10.
1716 On February - 10 scottish pretender to the throne James III Edward returns to France
1717 Pierre de La Garde, composer on February - 10.
1720 On February - 10 edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England