Historical Events Happened In February - 10
Sunday, 26 June 2016
0060 St Paul thought to have been shipwrecked at Malta on February - 10.
1098 On this day in history crusaders defeat Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch
1134 Robert III/II Curthouse, Duke of Normandy, dies on this day in history.
1162 Boudouin III, son of King Fulco of Anjou/husband of Theodora, dies on this day in history.
1355 On this day in history the St. Scholastica's Day riot breaks out in Oxford, England, leaving 63 scholars and perhaps 30 locals dead in two days.
1482 Luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1495 On February - 10 william Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy
1535 12 nude Anabaptists run through Amsterdam streets on this day in history.
1549 On February - 10 tomé de Sousa appointed Governor-General of Brazil
1549 On this day in history tomé de Sousa appointed gov-gen of Brazil
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 On February - 10 académie Française is founded in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu)
1635 Academie Francaise is founded in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu on February - 10.
1635 On this day in history academie Francaise forms in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu)
1637 Henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry on this day in history.
1657 Sebastian Stosskopf, Elzabethian painter, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1670 Norbert van Flowers, [Cephalus], Flemish painter on February - 10.
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 this day in history.
1678 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1696 Johann Melchior Molter, composer on this day in history.
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 February - 10.
1713 On this day in history neth & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier [OS=Jan 31]
1716 On February - 10 scottish pretender to the throne James III Edward returns to France
1717 On this day in history pierre de La Garde, composer
1720 Edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England on February - 10.