Historical Events Happened In February - 26
Wednesday, 29 June 2016
0364 Valentinian I is proclaimed Roman Emperor on February - 26.
1076 On this day in history godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Neth-Lutherian, murdered
1154 On this day in history rogier II Guiscard, King of Sicily (1101-54), dies at 60
1200 On February - 26 symeon, former Serbian ruler and saint
1266 Battle of Benevento on February - 26.
1266 Manfred, bastard son of Emperor Frederik II/king of Sicily, dies on this day in history.
1324 On February - 26 dino Compagni, Italian silk seller/poet/chronicler, dies
1361 On February - 26 wenceslas of Bohemia, Holy Roman Catholic German emperor (1378-1400)
1531 Earthquake in Lisbon Portugal, kills 20,000 on this day in history.
1534 Pope Paul II affirms George van Egmond as bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1538 On February - 26 worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
1552 Heinrich Faber, German composer on this day in history.
1561 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer on this day in history.
1564 Christopher Marlowe, dramatist (Dr Faustus), baptized on this day in history.
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 On February - 26 mauritius of Nassaus sails to Breda
1608 John Still, English bishop on this day in history.
1616 On February - 26 spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
1630 On this day in history william Brade, composer, dies
1675 On February - 26 johann Philipp Treiber, composer
1677 Nicola Fago, composer on this day in history.
1686 On this day in history godefroi L Count d'Estrades, French diplomat
1686 On February - 26 godefroi L earl d'estrades, French diplomat/marshal, dies at about 78
1717 On February - 26 john Randall, composer
1726 On this day in history 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 1st mass celebrated in 1st American Catholic church, Philadelphia on this day in history.
1766 August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, composer, dies at 30 on February - 26.
1770 Antoine Reicha, composer on this day in history.
1770 On this day in history francois Hanot, composer, dies at 72
1772 On February - 26 caspar Furstenau, composer
1773 Construction authorized for Walnut St jail (Philadelphia) (1st solitary) on February - 26.
1773 On February - 26 construction authorized for Walnut St jail (Phila) (1st solitary)