Historical Events Happened In February - 10
Tuesday, 31 March 2015
0060 St Paul thought to have been shipwrecked at Malta on February - 10.
1098 Crusaders defeat Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch on this day in history.
1134 On February - 10 robert III/II Curthouse, Duke of Normandy, dies
1162 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1482 Luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81 on February - 10.
1495 William Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy on February - 10.
1535 On February - 10 12 nude Anabaptists run through Amsterdam streets
1549 On this day in history tomé de Sousa appointed Governor-General of Brazil
1549 On this day in history tomé de Sousa appointed gov-gen of Brazil
1567 Lord Darnley Stuart, husband of English queen Mary, murdered on this day in history.
1588 On February - 10 joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82
1598 Anna van Bull, 1st wife of Polish/Swedish king Sigismund II, dies on February - 10.
1609 On February - 10 john Suckling, English Cavalier poet/dramatist/courtier
1635 Académie Française is founded in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu) on February - 10.
1635 Academie Francaise is founded in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu on February - 10.
1635 On February - 10 academie Francaise forms in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu)
1637 Henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry on this day in history.
1657 On this day in history sebastian Stosskopf, Elzabethian painter, dies at 59
1670 On this day in history norbert van Flowers, [Cephalus], Flemish painter
1676 Wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster MA on February - 10.
1676 Wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster Mass on this day in history.
1678 Philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried on February - 10.
1685 On February - 10 aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara)
1686 On February - 10 johann F Gronovius, Dutch physician/botany
1686 William Dugdale, Garter King of Arms (1677-86), dies on this day in history.
1696 Johann Melchior Molter, composer on February - 10.
1702 On February - 10 jean-Pierre Guignon, composer
1711 On February - 10 lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Meleager & Atalante), dies at 22
1713 On February - 10 netherlands & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier
1713 Neth & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier [OS=Jan 31] on February - 10.
1716 Scottish pretender to the throne James III Edward returns to France on February - 10.
1717 On this day in history pierre de La Garde, composer
1720 Edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England on this day in history.