Historical Events Happened In February - 26
Friday, 28 November 2014
0364 On February - 26 valentinian I is proclaimed Roman Emperor.
1076 Godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Neth-Lutherian, murdered on this day in history.
1154 Rogier II Guiscard, King of Sicily (1101-54), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1200 Symeon, former Serbian ruler and saint on February - 26.
1266 Battle of Benevento on this day in history.
1266 Manfred, bastard son of Emperor Frederik II/king of Sicily, dies on February - 26.
1324 On February - 26 dino Compagni, Italian silk seller/poet/chronicler, dies
1361 Wenceslas of Bohemia, Holy Roman Catholic German emperor (1378-1400) on February - 26.
1531 On this day in history earthquake in Lisbon Portugal, kills 20,000
1534 On February - 26 pope Paul II affirms George van Egmond as bishop of Utrecht
1538 On February - 26 worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
1552 On February - 26 heinrich Faber, German composer
1561 On February - 26 jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
1564 On February - 26 christopher Marlowe, dramatist (Dr Faustus), baptized
1577 Erik XIV Wasa, King of Sweden (1560-69), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1588 On February - 26 nicolaus Erich, composer
1590 Mauritius of Nassaus sails to Breda on this day in history.
1608 John Still, English bishop on this day in history.
1616 On February - 26 spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
1630 William Brade, composer, dies on this day in history.
1675 On February - 26 johann Philipp Treiber, composer
1677 On this day in history nicola Fago, composer
1686 Godefroi L Count d'Estrades, French diplomat on February - 26.
1686 On this day in history godefroi L earl d'estrades, French diplomat/marshal, dies at about 78
1717 John Randall, composer on February - 26.
1726 On February - 26 maximilian II M Emanuel, elect of Bavaria/governor of Netherlands, dies
1732 Mass first celebrated in American Catholic church, (St Joseph's Church, Philadelphia) on February - 26.
1732 On February - 26 1st mass celebrated in 1st American Catholic church, Philadelphia
1766 August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, composer, dies at 30 on this day in history.
1770 On February - 26 antoine Reicha, composer
1770 Francois Hanot, composer, dies at 72 on February - 26.
1772 Caspar Furstenau, composer on this day in history.
1773 On this day in history construction authorized for Walnut St jail (Philadelphia) (1st solitary)
1773 On this day in history construction authorized for Walnut St jail (Phila) (1st solitary)