Historical Events Happened In February - 14
Saturday, 25 June 2016
0270 St. Valentine marking Valentines Day (some sources say 269, others 273) on February - 14.
0842 On February - 14 charles II & Louis the German sign treaty
0869 Cyrillus, Greek apostle of Slaves, dies on this day in history.
1009 On this day in history first known mention of Lithuania, in the annals of the monastery of Quedlinburg.
1014 On this day in history the German king Henry of Bavaria recognizes Benedict VIII as the rightful pope and is crowned at Rome February 14
1014 Pope Benedict VIII crowns Henry II, Roman German emperor on this day in history.
1076 Pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV on this day in history.
1130 On February - 14 jewish Cardinal Pietro Pierleone elected as anti-pope Anacletus II
1400 On February - 14 richard II, king of England (1377-99), murdered at age 33 at Pontefract Castle
1405 On February - 14 timur/Tamerlan "Lenk", [Crippled], Mongols monarch, dies at about 68
1462 On February - 14 edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528)
1483 Zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty on February - 14.
1487 On this day in history henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht/Worms/Freising
1513 Domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer on February - 14.
1515 On this day in history frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts
1528 On February - 14 edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66
1533 On February - 14 christianus Adrichomius, Dutch priest/writer (Vita Jesu Christi)
1540 Emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels on this day in history.
1546 On February - 14 johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian
1556 Archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic on February - 14.
1571 Benvenuto Cellini, Ital sculptor/writer (Perseus), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1572 On this day in history hans Christoph Haiden, composer
1602 On this day in history pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian opera composer
1610 On this day in history polish king Sigismund III, Forges Dimitri #2 & Romanov family sign covenant against czar Vasili Shushki
1613 King James I's daughter Elizabeth marries Frederik on this day in history.
1630 On this day in history dutch fleet of 69 ships reaches Pernambuco Brazil
1638 Sybilla Schwarz, writer on February - 14.
1663 Canada becomes a Royal Province of France on this day in history.
1670 Roman Catholic emperor Leopold I chases Jews out of Vienna on this day in history.
1670 Georg Gabriel Schutz, composer on this day in history.
1676 On February - 14 abraham Bosse, French engraver and artist
1679 On February - 14 georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer
1681 On this day in history francesco Nigetti, composer, dies at 77
1689 English parliament places Mary Stuart/Prince Willem III on the throne on this day in history.