Historical Events In February - 01
Monday, 24 September 2018
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 Alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered on February - 01.
1248 Hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies on February - 01.
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 Charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies on this day in history.
1502 Olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies on this day in history.
1539 On February - 01 emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
1539 On this day in history emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty
1552 On February - 01 edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law)
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 February - 01 english queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence
1590 On February - 01 lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator
1603 Michael Trumper, composer on February - 01.
1605 On February - 01 isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
1633 Gabriel Schutz, composer on this day in history.
1650 Rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking on February - 01.
1659 On February - 01 jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island)
1662 Dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates on February - 01.
1663 On February - 01 the town of Quebec is rocked by an evening earthquake
1666 On February - 01 sjihab al-Din Sultan C Shah Djahan, mogol of India (Taj-Mahal), dies
1669 French King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion on February - 01.
1669 Miguel Lopez, composer on February - 01.
1669 Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on February - 01.
1690 On this day in history francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer
1691 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1694 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1709 On February - 01 alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez
1710 On this day in history konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz)
1713 On February - 01 the Kalabalik or Tumult in Bendery results from the Ottoman sultan's order that his unwelcome guest, King Charles XII of Sweden, be seized.
1717 On February - 01 henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France
1717 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France