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Historical Events For February - 20

Wednesday, 24 January 2018

1054  On this day in history yaroslav I, the Wise, ruler (Kiev), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1154  Saint Wulfric of Haselbury Plucknett on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1194  On this day in history tancredo of Lecce, King of Sicily, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1258  On February - 20 al-Musta'sim, last Abbasid Caliph of Baghdad  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1431  Martinus V, [Oddo Colonna], Italian Pope, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1472  Orkney and Shetland annexed to the crown of Scotland as security for the dowry of Princess Margaret, daughter of Christian 1, King of Norway and Denmark, and wife of James 111 of Scotland on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1472  On February - 20 orkney and Shetland are left by Norway to Scotland, due to a dowry payment.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1494  Johan Friis, chancellor (Denmark, helped formed Lutheranism) on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1507  On this day in history gentile Bellini, Italian artist (Sultan Mohammed II)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1523  Jan Blahoslav, Czech humanist/bishop (Bohemian brothers) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1524  Tecún Umán, last leader of the Quiché-Maya on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1525  On this day in history swiss &German mercenaries desert François I's army  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1525  On this day in history swiss & German mercenaries desert Francois I's army  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1547  King Edward VI of England was enthroned following death of Henry VIII on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1569  On February - 20 mark van Vaernewijck, Flemish nobleman/politician, dies at 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1595  On this day in history ernst, archduke of Austria, dies at 41  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1613  Gerard Reynst appointed Dutch Governor-General of East-Indies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1613  Gerard Reynst appointed Dutch gov-gen of East-Indies on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  John Dowland, composer, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  On February - 20 gregor Aichinger, German composer/organist, dies at about 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  On this day in history thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds, English PM (1690-94)/founder (Tories)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1633  On February - 20 jan de Baen, portrait painter/etcher  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  Defeat of Dutch fleet under Admiral Van Tromp by Admiral Blake off Portsmouth on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  Defeat of Dutch fleet under Adm Van Tromp by Adm Blake off Portsmouth on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1656  Johannes Schenck, German/Neth composer, baptised on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1656  James Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76 on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1667  David ben Samuel Halevi, rabbi/author (Shulchan Aruch), dies on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  On February - 20 first recorded wine auction held (London)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  1st recorded wine auction held (London) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1694  The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1707  Aurangzeb, Mogul emperor of India (1658-1707), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  On this day in history johan Willem Friso becomes viceroy of Groningen Netherlands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  On this day in history johan Willem Friso becomes viceroy of Groningen Neth  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1724  On this day in history georg F Handel's opera "Giulio Cesare in Egitto," premieres in London  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In February - 20

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1494  Johan Friis, chancellor (Denmark, helped formed Lutheranism) was born on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1507  On February - 20 birth of gentile Bellini, Italian artist (Sultan Mohammed II)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1523  Jan Blahoslav, Czech humanist/bishop (Bohemian brothers) was born on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  On this day in history birth of thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds, English PM (1690-94)/founder (Tories)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1633  Jan de Baen, portrait painter/etcher was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1656  Johannes Schenck, German/Neth composer, baptised was born on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1734  Franz Ignaz Beck, composer was born on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1745  Johann Peter Salomon, composer was born on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In February - 20

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1054  Yaroslav I, the Wise, ruler (Kiev), dies on February - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1154  On February - 20 death of saint Wulfric of Haselbury Plucknett  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1171  Death of Conan IV, Duke of Brittany (b. 1138) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1194  On February - 20 tancredo of Lecce, King of Sicily, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1258  On this day in history death of al-Musta'sim, last Abbasid Caliph of Baghdad  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1408  On February - 20 death of henry Percy, 1st Earl of Northumberland, English statesman (b. 1342)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1431  On this day in history martinus V, [Oddo Colonna], Italian Pope, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1524  On this day in history death of tecún Umán, last leader of the Quiché-Maya  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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