Historical Events Happened In February - 10
Thursday, 03 September 2015
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 On February - 10 robert III/II Curthouse, Duke of Normandy, dies
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 Luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81 on February - 10.
1495 William Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1609 On this day in history john Suckling, English Cavalier poet/dramatist/courtier
1635 Académie Française is founded in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu) on February - 10.
1635 On February - 10 academie Francaise is founded in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu
1635 On February - 10 academie Francaise forms in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu)
1637 On February - 10 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 On February - 10 wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster MA
1676 Wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster Mass on February - 10.
1678 On February - 10 philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried
1685 On February - 10 aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara)
1686 Johann F Gronovius, Dutch physician/botany on February - 10.
1686 William Dugdale, Garter King of Arms (1677-86), dies on February - 10.
1696 Johann Melchior Molter, composer on February - 10.
1702 On this day in history jean-Pierre Guignon, composer
1711 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Meleager & Atalante), dies at 22 on February - 10.
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 On February - 10 pierre de La Garde, composer
1720 Edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England on February - 10.