Historical Events Happened In February - 14
Tuesday, 30 August 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 First known mention of Lithuania, in the annals of the monastery of Quedlinburg on this day in history.
1014 The German king Henry of Bavaria recognizes Benedict VIII as the rightful pope and is crowned at Rome February 14 on this day in history.
1014 Pope Benedict VIII crowns Henry II, Roman German emperor on this day in history.
1076 On this day in history pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV
1130 On February - 14 jewish Cardinal Pietro Pierleone elected as anti-pope Anacletus II
1400 On this day in history 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 On this day in history edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528)
1483 On February - 14 zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty
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 Frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts on this day in history.
1528 Edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1533 Christianus Adrichomius, Dutch priest/writer (Vita Jesu Christi) on this day in history.
1540 Emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels on February - 14.
1546 On February - 14 johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian
1556 Archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic on February - 14.
1571 On February - 14 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 February - 14 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 this day in history.
1638 On February - 14 sybilla Schwarz, writer
1663 On February - 14 canada becomes a Royal Province of France.
1670 On this day in history roman Catholic emperor Leopold I chases Jews out of Vienna
1670 On this day in history georg Gabriel Schutz, composer
1676 On this day in history abraham Bosse, French engraver and artist
1679 Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer on February - 14.
1681 Francesco Nigetti, composer, dies at 77 on February - 14.
1689 On this day in history english parliament places Mary Stuart/Prince Willem III on the throne