Historical Events Happened In February - 18
Friday, 31 July 2015
0814 On this day in history angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne
0999 On February - 18 gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies
1129 On February - 18 jerusalem taken by Emperor Frederik II
1217 Alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1268 The Livonian Brothers of the Sword are defeated by Dovmont of Pskov in the Battle of Rakovor on this day in history.
1332 Amda Seyon I, Emperor of Ethiopia begins his campaigns in the southern Muslim provinces on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1455 On February - 18 fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies
1478 On this day in history george, Duke of Clarence, convicted of treason against his older brother Edward IV of England, is privately executed in the Tower of London.
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 this day in history 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 France & Turkey sign military/trade agreement against King Karel on February - 18.
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 Isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian on this day in history.
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 February - 18 michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88
1574 Zeeland falls to Dutch rebels on February - 18.
1587 Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1560-87), beheaded at 44 [OS=Feb 8] on this day in history.
1609 Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67) on February - 18.
1632 On February - 18 giovanni Battista Vitali, composer
1634 On February - 18 ferdinand II orders commander Albrecht von Wallenstein, execution
1660 On February - 18 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 On February - 18 john Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" is published