Historical Events Happened In February - 14
Saturday, 13 February 2016
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 Cyrillus, Greek apostle of Slaves, dies on this day in history.
1009 On February - 14 first known mention of Lithuania, in the annals of the monastery of Quedlinburg.
1014 The German king Henry of Bavaria recognizes Benedict VIII as the rightful pope and is crowned at Rome February 14 on 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 Jewish Cardinal Pietro Pierleone elected as anti-pope Anacletus II on February - 14.
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 Edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528) on February - 14.
1483 On this day in history zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty
1487 Henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht/Worms/Freising on this day in history.
1513 On this day in history domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer
1515 On this day in history frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts
1528 Edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66 on February - 14.
1533 On this day in history christianus Adrichomius, Dutch priest/writer (Vita Jesu Christi)
1540 On this day in history emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels
1546 Johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian on February - 14.
1556 Archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic on this day in history.
1571 On February - 14 benvenuto Cellini, Ital sculptor/writer (Perseus), dies at 70
1572 Hans Christoph Haiden, composer on February - 14.
1602 On February - 14 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 On February - 14 king James I's daughter Elizabeth marries Frederik
1630 Dutch fleet of 69 ships reaches Pernambuco Brazil on February - 14.
1638 Sybilla Schwarz, writer on February - 14.
1663 On February - 14 canada becomes a Royal Province of France.
1670 On February - 14 roman Catholic emperor Leopold I chases Jews out of Vienna
1670 On February - 14 georg Gabriel Schutz, composer
1676 Abraham Bosse, French engraver and artist on this day in history.
1679 Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer on February - 14.
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.