Historical Events Happened In February - 18
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
0814 On February - 18 angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne
0999 Gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies on this day in history.
1129 On this day in history jerusalem taken by Emperor Frederik II
1217 On this day in history alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59
1268 On February - 18 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 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 Fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies on February - 18.
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 this day in history duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel
1486 On this day in history chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, bhakti yoga developer
1503 On February - 18 henry Tudor created Prince of Wales (later Henry VIII)
1516 Mary I Tudor, [Bloody Mary], Greenwich, queen of England (1553-58) on this day in history.
1517 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 February - 18 isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian
1563 On this day in history 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 Michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88 on February - 18.
1574 On this day in history zeeland falls to Dutch rebels
1587 On February - 18 mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1560-87), beheaded at 44 [OS=Feb 8]
1609 Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67) on this day in history.
1632 Giovanni Battista Vitali, composer on this day in history.
1634 Ferdinand II orders commander Albrecht von Wallenstein, execution on February - 18.
1660 On this day in history judith Jansdochter Leyster, Dutch painter, buried
1677 On this day in history jacques Cassini, French astronomer (rings of Saturn)
1678 On February - 18 john Bunyan's "The Pilgrim's Progress" is published
1678 John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" is published on February - 18.