Historical Events Happened In February - 18
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
0814 On February - 18 angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne
0999 On February - 18 gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies
1129 Jerusalem taken by Emperor Frederik II on February - 18.
1217 Alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1268 On February - 18 the Livonian Brothers of the Sword are defeated by Dovmont of Pskov in the Battle of Rakovor.
1332 Amda Seyon I, Emperor of Ethiopia begins his campaigns in the southern Muslim provinces on February - 18.
1397 On this day in history enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56
1404 On this day in history leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Della Pittura)
1455 Fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies on this day in history.
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 February - 18.
1478 Duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel on February - 18.
1486 Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, bhakti yoga developer on February - 18.
1503 Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales (later Henry VIII) on this day in history.
1516 Mary I Tudor, [Bloody Mary], Greenwich, queen of England (1553-58) on this day in history.
1517 The birth of Mary Tudor, Daughter of Henry VIII on February - 18.
1535 On this day in history agrippa von Nettesheim, German royal astrologer, dies at 48
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 February - 18.
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 On February - 18 huguenot Jean Poltrot de Méré shoots General François De Guise
1563 Huguenot Jean Poltrot de Mere shoots gen Francois De Guise on February - 18.
1564 Michelangelo dies in Rome on this day in history.
1564 On February - 18 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 this day in history 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