Historical Events Happened In February - 12
Monday, 22 December 2014
1049 On February - 12 bruno count of Egesheim & Dagsburg crowned Pope Leo IX
1111 On February - 12 german King Hendry V arrives at St Peter, Rome
1128 Toghtekin, slave/atabek of Damascus, dies on February - 12.
1130 Pope Innocent II elected on February - 12.
1211 On this day in history henry VII, Roman catholic German king (1220-35)
1242 Hendrik VII, Roman Catholics German king (1220-35), commits suicide on this day in history.
1438 Adolf van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen on February - 12.
1474 On February - 12 lorenzo Campeggi(o), archbishop of Bologna/diplomat
1502 Granada Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism on this day in history.
1502 Granada] Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism on February - 12.
1528 On February - 12 treaty of Dordrecht between emperor & ecclesiastical power
1538 On February - 12 albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57
1541 On this day in history santiago, Chile founded (or Feb 24)
1554 On this day in history jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17
1567 On this day in history thomas Campion, England, composer/poet/physician
1577 On February - 12 spanish land guardian Don Juan of Habsburg signs "Eternal Edict"
1584 On this day in history casparus Barleaus, Flemish theologist/poet (Muiderkring)
1585 On February - 12 caspar Bartholin, Malmö , physician, theologian, writer on anatomy
1588 John Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass on this day in history.
1590 Francois Hotman/Hotomanus, French lawyer/diplomat, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1616 On February - 12 john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
1624 English parliament comes together on this day in history.
1636 Herman Witsius, [Wits], Dutch reformed theologist on this day in history.
1637 On February - 12 john Swammerdam, Dutch anatomist/entomologist (Bible of Nature)
1663 Cotton Mather, witchcraft authority on this day in history.
1665 Rudolph J Camerarius, German botanist/physician (sexuality plant) on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history pietro Andrea Ziani, composer, dies at 67
1700 On this day in history the Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe.
1706 Josef Christian, German sculptor on February - 12.
1709 Alexander Selkirk, Scottish seaman is rescued after 4+ years from Fernandez Island (inspiration for Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe") on February - 12.
1719 On February - 12 the Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded.
1728 Agostino Steffani, Italian/German diplomat/composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1733 On this day in history georgia founded by James Oglethorpe, at site of Savannah
1736 Maria Theresa Habsburg marries French Stefanus (emperor François I) on this day in history.