Historical Events In February - 01
Saturday, 17 November 2018
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 this day in history alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered
1248 Hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies on this day in history.
1294 On February - 01 louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies
1327 On this day in history teenaged Edward III is crowned King of England, but the country is ruled by his mother Queen Isabella and her lover Roger Mortimer.
1328 Charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies on February - 01.
1502 Olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies on February - 01.
1539 On this day in history emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
1539 On February - 01 emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty
1552 Edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law) on this day in history.
1563 On this day in history menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever)
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuart's death sentence on this day in history.
1587 English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuarts death sentence on this day in history.
1590 Lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator on February - 01.
1603 On February - 01 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 Jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island) on this day in history.
1662 On this day in history 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 February - 01.
1669 French King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion on February - 01.
1669 On February - 01 miguel Lopez, composer
1669 Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on this day in history.
1690 Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer on February - 01.
1691 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1694 On February - 01 john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
1709 Alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez on February - 01.
1710 Konrad E Ackermann, German actor (Die Oberpfalz) on this day in history.
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 Henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France on this day in history.
1717 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France