Historical Events In February - 16
Saturday, 16 February 2019
0374 Today in history 9th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
0600 Pope Gregory the Great decrees saying "God bless You" is the correct response to a sneeze on February - 16.
0600 Pope Gregory the Great decreea saying "God bless You" is the correct response to a sneeze on February - 16.
1249 Today in history andrew of Longjumeau is dispatched by Louis IX of France as his ambassador to meet with the Khan of the Mongols.
1349 Jews are expelled from Burgsdorf Switzerland today in history.
1486 Diet of Frankfort on this day in history.
1512 Battle at Valeggio French troops beat Venetianen on February - 16.
1512 Battle at Valeggio: French troops beat Venetianen today in history.
1559 Today in history pope Paul IV calls for deposition of sovereigns supporting heresy
1641 English king Charles I accept Triennial Act today in history.
1646 Today in history battle of Great Torrington, Devon