Historical Events Happened In February - 10
Saturday, 01 November 2014
0060 On February - 10 st Paul thought to have been shipwrecked at Malta
1098 On this day in history crusaders defeat Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch
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 On February - 10 the St. Scholastica's Day riot breaks out in Oxford, England, leaving 63 scholars and perhaps 30 locals dead in two days.
1482 On February - 10 luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81
1495 William Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy on this day in history.
1535 On February - 10 12 nude Anabaptists run through Amsterdam streets
1549 Tomé de Sousa appointed Governor-General of Brazil on February - 10.
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 Joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82 on February - 10.
1598 On this day in history 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 Academie Francaise forms in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu) on February - 10.
1637 On February - 10 henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry
1657 Sebastian Stosskopf, Elzabethian painter, dies at 59 on February - 10.
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 On this day in history wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster Mass
1678 On this day in history philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried
1685 Aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara) on February - 10.
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 February - 10 jean-Pierre Guignon, composer
1711 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Meleager & Atalante), dies at 22 on February - 10.
1713 On this day in history netherlands & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier
1713 On February - 10 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 Pierre de La Garde, composer on February - 10.
1720 Edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England on this day in history.