Historical Events Happened In February - 14
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
0270 On February - 14 st. Valentine marking Valentines Day (some sources say 269, others 273).
0842 On February - 14 charles II & Louis the German sign treaty
0869 On February - 14 cyrillus, Greek apostle of Slaves, dies
1009 First known mention of Lithuania, in the annals of the monastery of Quedlinburg on this day in history.
1014 On February - 14 the German king Henry of Bavaria recognizes Benedict VIII as the rightful pope and is crowned at Rome February 14
1014 On February - 14 pope Benedict VIII crowns Henry II, Roman German emperor
1076 On this day in history pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV
1130 On this day in history 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 Timur/Tamerlan "Lenk", [Crippled], Mongols monarch, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
1462 Edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528) on this day in history.
1483 On this day in history zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty
1487 On February - 14 henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht/Worms/Freising
1513 On this day in history domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer
1515 Frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts on February - 14.
1528 Edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66 on February - 14.
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 Johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian on this day in history.
1556 On February - 14 archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic
1571 On this day in history benvenuto Cellini, Ital sculptor/writer (Perseus), dies at 70
1572 Hans Christoph Haiden, composer on February - 14.
1602 Pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian opera composer on this day in history.
1610 On this day in history polish king Sigismund III, Forges Dimitri #2 & Romanov family sign covenant against czar Vasili Shushki
1613 On this day in history king James I's daughter Elizabeth marries Frederik
1630 On February - 14 dutch fleet of 69 ships reaches Pernambuco Brazil
1638 On February - 14 sybilla Schwarz, writer
1663 On February - 14 canada becomes a Royal Province of France.
1670 Roman Catholic emperor Leopold I chases Jews out of Vienna on this day in history.
1670 Georg Gabriel Schutz, composer on February - 14.
1676 Abraham Bosse, French engraver and artist on this day in history.
1679 Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer on February - 14.
1681 Francesco Nigetti, composer, dies at 77 on February - 14.
1689 English parliament places Mary Stuart/Prince Willem III on the throne on February - 14.