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Historical Events Happened In February - 28

Thursday, 18 December 2014

0364  Valentinian I becomes Roman Emperor on February - 28.  

0642  On this day in history oswald, English missionary/saint, dies in battle  

0870  8th Ecumenical council ends in Constantinople on this day in history.  

1066  Westminster Abbey opens on this day in history.  

1261  Hendrik, duke of Brabant (1248-61), dies on February - 28.  

1510  On this day in history juan de la Cosa, Spanish cartographer and explorer  

1525  On this day in history cuauhtémoc, Aztec ruler  

1533  On February - 28 the birth of Michele de Montaigne, French philosopher  

1533  On this day in history michel de Montaigne, France, essayist/philosopher  

1552  On this day in history jobst Borgi, [Justus Byrgius], Swiss/German mathematician  

1570  On this day in history anti-Portugese uprising on Ternate, Moluccas  

1573  Elias Hill, German architect/city builder (Augsburg) on February - 28.  

1573  Jan "Hans" Liefrinck, Flemish engraver/publisher, dies at about 54 on February - 28.  

1609  Paul Sartorius, composer, dies at 39 on February - 28.  

1616  On this day in history kaspar Forster, composer  

1618  Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 on this day in history.  

1626  Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 on February - 28.  

1632  Jean-Baptiste Lully, Florence Italy, composer on February - 28.  

1638  On February - 28 scottish Presbyterians sign National Convenant, Greyfriars, Edinburgh  

1638  Scottish Presbyterians sign National Convent, Greyfriars, Edinburgh on this day in history.  

1638  On February - 28 claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/poet, dies at 56  

1646  Roger Scott was tried in Massachusetts for sleeping in church on February - 28.  

1646  Roger Scott was tried in Mass for sleeping in church on February - 28.  

1653  3 Day Sea battle English beats Dutch on February - 28.  

1653  On February - 28 -Mar 3] 3 Day Sea battle English beats Dutch  

1663  On February - 28 thomas Newcomen, English co-inventor (steam engine)  

1665  On February - 28 lodewijk van Nassau, Dutch governor (Bois-le-Duc), dies  

1667  English colony Suriname in Dutch hands on February - 28.  

1690  On this day in history aleksei P Romanov, Russia, son of Peter the Great  

1692  On February - 28 salem witch hunt begins  

1700  Today is followed by March 1 in Sweden, thus creating the Swedish calendar on this day in history.  

1704  On February - 28 elias Neau, a Frenchman, opens a school for blacks in New York NY  

1704  Indians attack Deerfield MA, kill 40, kidnap 100 on February - 28.  

1704  On February - 28 elias Neau, a Frenchman, opens a school for blacks in NYC  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 28

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1155  On February - 28 birth of henry the Young King, son of Henry II of England (d. 1183)  

1261  Margaret of Scotland, queen of Norway (d. 1283) was born on February - 28.  

1409  On February - 28 birth of elisabeth II of Bohemia (d. 1442)  

1533  Michel de Montaigne, France, essayist/philosopher was born on February - 28.  

1552  Jobst Borgi, [Justus Byrgius], Swiss/German mathematician was born on February - 28.  

1552  On this day in history birth of joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker (d. 1632)  

1573  Elias Hill, German architect/city builder (Augsburg) was born on February - 28.  

1612  On this day in history birth of john Pearson, English theologian (d. 1686)  

Famous Deaths In February - 28

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0642  Oswald, English missionary/saint, dies in battle on February - 28.  

1261  Hendrik, duke of Brabant (1248-61), dies on this day in history.  

1326  On February - 28 death of duke Leopold I of Austria (b. 1290)  

1453  On February - 28 death of isabella, Duchess of Lorraine (b. 1400)  

1485  On this day in history death of niclas, Graf von Abensberg, German soldier (b. 1441)  

1510  Death of Juan de la Cosa, Spanish cartographer and explorer on this day in history.  

1525  Death of Cuauhtémoc, Aztec ruler on February - 28.  

1572  Death of Aegidius Tschudi, Swiss historian (b. 1505) on this day in history.