Historical Events Happened In February - 12
Friday, 22 May 2015
1049 Bruno count of Egesheim & Dagsburg crowned Pope Leo IX on February - 12.
1111 German King Hendry V arrives at St Peter, Rome on this day in history.
1128 On February - 12 toghtekin, slave/atabek of Damascus, dies
1130 Pope Innocent II elected on February - 12.
1211 Henry VII, Roman catholic German king (1220-35) on this day in history.
1242 Hendrik VII, Roman Catholics German king (1220-35), commits suicide on February - 12.
1438 On this day in history adolf van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen
1474 On this day in history lorenzo Campeggi(o), archbishop of Bologna/diplomat
1502 On this day in history granada Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism
1502 On this day in history granada] Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism
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 February - 12 santiago, Chile founded (or Feb 24)
1554 On February - 12 jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17
1567 Thomas Campion, England, composer/poet/physician on this day in history.
1577 Spanish land guardian Don Juan of Habsburg signs "Eternal Edict" on this day in history.
1584 Casparus Barleaus, Flemish theologist/poet (Muiderkring) on February - 12.
1585 On this day in history caspar Bartholin, Malmö , physician, theologian, writer on anatomy
1588 On February - 12 john Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass
1590 On February - 12 francois Hotman/Hotomanus, French lawyer/diplomat, dies at 65
1616 On this day in history john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
1624 On February - 12 english parliament comes together
1636 Herman Witsius, [Wits], Dutch reformed theologist on February - 12.
1637 John Swammerdam, Dutch anatomist/entomologist (Bible of Nature) on this day in history.
1663 Cotton Mather, witchcraft authority on February - 12.
1665 On February - 12 rudolph J Camerarius, German botanist/physician (sexuality plant)
1684 On this day in history pietro Andrea Ziani, composer, dies at 67
1700 On February - 12 the Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe.
1706 On this day in history josef Christian, German sculptor
1709 On February - 12 alexander Selkirk, Scottish seaman is rescued after 4+ years from Fernandez Island (inspiration for Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe")
1719 On this day in history 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 February - 12.
1733 Georgia founded by James Oglethorpe, at site of Savannah on February - 12.
1736 Maria Theresa Habsburg marries French Stefanus (emperor François I) on this day in history.