Historical Events In February - 01
Friday, 26 November 2021
0656 On this day in history sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25
0772 On this day in history adrian I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1204 On this day in history alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered
1248 On this day in history hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies
1294 On February - 01 louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies
1327 Teenaged Edward III is crowned King of England, but the country is ruled by his mother Queen Isabella and her lover Roger Mortimer on this day in history.
1328 On February - 01 charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies
1502 On February - 01 olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies
1539 On February - 01 emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
1539 Emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty on this day in history.
1552 Edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law) on February - 01.
1563 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever) on February - 01.
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuart's death sentence on February - 01.
1587 On this day in history english queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence
1590 Lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator on February - 01.
1603 On this day in history michael Trumper, composer
1605 Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic on February - 01.
1633 On February - 01 gabriel Schutz, composer
1650 Rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking on this day in history.
1659 On February - 01 jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island)
1662 On February - 01 dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates
1663 On February - 01 the town of Quebec is rocked by an evening earthquake
1666 Sjihab al-Din Sultan C Shah Djahan, mogol of India (Taj-Mahal), dies on this day in history.
1669 On February - 01 french King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion
1669 On this day in history miguel Lopez, composer
1669 Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on this day in history.
1690 On February - 01 francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer
1691 On February - 01 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
1694 On February - 01 john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
1709 On this day in history alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez
1710 Konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz) on this day in history.
1713 The Kalabalik or Tumult in Bendery results from the Ottoman sultan's order that his unwelcome guest, King Charles XII of Sweden, be seized on February - 01.
1717 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France
1717 Henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France on this day in history.