Historical Events In February - 01
Saturday, 24 October 2020
0656 On February - 01 sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25
0772 Adrian I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
1204 On February - 01 alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered
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 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 Emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty on February - 01.
1539 Emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty on February - 01.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1605 Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic on February - 01.
1633 On this day in history gabriel Schutz, composer
1650 Rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking on February - 01.
1659 On this day in history jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island)
1662 Dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates on this day in history.
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 On February - 01 french King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion
1669 Miguel Lopez, composer on February - 01.
1669 On this day in history abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31
1690 Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer on February - 01.
1691 On February - 01 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
1694 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on February - 01.
1709 Alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez on February - 01.
1710 On this day in history konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz)
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 this day in history.
1717 Henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France on February - 01.
1717 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France