Historical Events Happened In February - 18
Saturday, 10 October 2015
0814 On February - 18 angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne
0999 On this day in history gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies
1129 On February - 18 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 this day in history amda Seyon I, Emperor of Ethiopia begins his campaigns in the southern Muslim provinces.
1397 Enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56 on February - 18.
1404 Leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Della Pittura) on February - 18.
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 On February - 18 duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel
1486 Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, bhakti yoga developer on this day in history.
1503 Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales (later Henry VIII) on this day in history.
1516 On February - 18 mary I Tudor, [Bloody Mary], Greenwich, queen of England (1553-58)
1517 The birth of Mary Tudor, Daughter of Henry VIII on February - 18.
1535 Agrippa von Nettesheim, German royal astrologer, dies at 48 on February - 18.
1536 On February - 18 france & Turkey sign military/trade agreement against King Karel
1536 On February - 18 france & Turkey sign milt/trade agreement against King Karel
1546 On February - 18 martin Luther, who started the Lutheran religion, dies in Germany.
1546 On this day in history martin Luther, biblical scholar/religious reformer, dies at 62
1559 On this day in history isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian
1563 Huguenot Jean Poltrot de Méré shoots General François De Guise on this day in history.
1563 Huguenot Jean Poltrot de Mere shoots gen Francois De Guise on this day in history.
1564 On this day in history michelangelo dies in Rome.
1564 On this day in history michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88
1574 Zeeland falls to Dutch rebels on this day in history.
1587 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1678 John Bunyan's "The Pilgrim's Progress" is published on this day in history.
1678 On February - 18 john Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" is published