Historical Events For February - 10
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
0060 St Paul thought to have been shipwrecked at Malta on this day in history.
1098 Crusaders defeat Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch on February - 10.
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 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 On February - 10 william Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy
1535 On this day in history 12 nude Anabaptists run through Amsterdam streets
1549 Tomé de Sousa appointed Governor-General of Brazil on February - 10.
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 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 John Suckling, English Cavalier poet/dramatist/courtier on February - 10.
1635 On February - 10 académie Française is founded in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu)
1635 Academie Francaise is founded in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu on this day in history.
1635 On February - 10 academie Francaise forms in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu)
1637 On this day in history henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry
1657 On February - 10 sebastian Stosskopf, Elzabethian painter, dies at 59
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 On February - 10 philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried
1685 Aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara) on this day in history.
1686 Johann F Gronovius, Dutch physician/botany on this day in history.
1686 William Dugdale, Garter King of Arms (1677-86), dies on February - 10.
1696 On February - 10 johann Melchior Molter, composer
1702 On February - 10 jean-Pierre Guignon, composer
1711 On February - 10 lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Meleager & Atalante), dies at 22
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 Scottish pretender to the throne James III Edward returns to France on February - 10.
1717 Pierre de La Garde, composer on this day in history.
1720 On this day in history edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England