Historical Events Happened In February - 18
Monday, 27 June 2016
0814 On this day in history angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne
0999 Gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies on February - 18.
1129 On this day in history jerusalem taken by Emperor Frederik II
1217 On February - 18 alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59
1268 On this day in history the Livonian Brothers of the Sword are defeated by Dovmont of Pskov in the Battle of Rakovor.
1332 On February - 18 amda Seyon I, Emperor of Ethiopia begins his campaigns in the southern Muslim provinces.
1397 On this day in history enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56
1404 On February - 18 leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Della Pittura)
1455 On February - 18 fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies
1478 George, Duke of Clarence, convicted of treason against his older brother Edward IV of England, is privately executed in the Tower of London on this day in history.
1478 Duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel on February - 18.
1486 On February - 18 chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, bhakti yoga developer
1503 On this day in history henry Tudor created Prince of Wales (later Henry VIII)
1516 On February - 18 mary I Tudor, [Bloody Mary], Greenwich, queen of England (1553-58)
1517 On February - 18 the birth of Mary Tudor, Daughter of Henry VIII
1535 Agrippa von Nettesheim, German royal astrologer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1536 France & Turkey sign military/trade agreement against King Karel on this day in history.
1536 On February - 18 france & Turkey sign milt/trade agreement against King Karel
1546 Martin Luther, who started the Lutheran religion, dies in Germany on this day in history.
1546 Martin Luther, biblical scholar/religious reformer, dies at 62 on February - 18.
1559 On this day in history isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian
1563 On February - 18 huguenot Jean Poltrot de Méré shoots General François De Guise
1563 On this day in history huguenot Jean Poltrot de Mere shoots gen Francois De Guise
1564 On February - 18 michelangelo dies in Rome.
1564 On this day in history michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88
1574 On February - 18 zeeland falls to Dutch rebels
1587 On February - 18 mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1560-87), beheaded at 44 [OS=Feb 8]
1609 On February - 18 edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67)
1632 On February - 18 giovanni Battista Vitali, composer
1634 On February - 18 ferdinand II orders commander Albrecht von Wallenstein, execution
1660 Judith Jansdochter Leyster, Dutch painter, buried on this day in history.
1677 Jacques Cassini, French astronomer (rings of Saturn) on February - 18.
1678 On this day in history john Bunyan's "The Pilgrim's Progress" is published
1678 On this day in history john Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" is published