Historical Events In February - 04
Friday, 14 December 2018
0211 On February - 04 roman Emperor Septimius Severus dies, leaving the Roman Empire in the hands of his two quarrelsome sons, Caracalla and Geta.
0211 On February - 04 lucius Septimus Severus, emperor of Rome (193-211), dies at 64
0708 On February - 04 sisinnius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0708 Sisinnius, Greek-Syrian pope (708, 20 days), dies on February - 04.
0856 Hrabanus Maurus, East France, archbishop of Mainz, dies on this day in history.
0960 The coronation of Zhao Kuangyin as Emperor Taizu of Song, initiating the Song Dynasty period of China that would last more than three centuries on February - 04.
1189 Gilbert of Sempringham, English monastery founder/saint, dies on February - 04.
1194 On February - 04 richard I Lion Hearted pays Leopold O Fenrik VI's ransom of 100,000
1222 Willem I, earl of Holland (1203-22), dies on February - 04.
1454 On February - 04 in the Thirteen Years' War, the Secret Council of the Prussian Confederation sends a formal act of disobedience to the Grand Master.
1465 French van Brederode, leader of Hoeksen on this day in history.
1503 On February - 04 queen Elizabeth, consort of Henry VII of England, dies
1505 Joan of Valois, Queen of France/saint, dies at 40 on February - 04.
1508 On this day in history maximilian I assumes imperial title without being crowned
1549 Eustache du Caurroy, composer on this day in history.
1553 Caspar Othmayr, composer, dies at 37 on February - 04.
1575 Pierre de Barulle, French cardinal on February - 04.
1581 On February - 04 daniel Selich, composer
1586 On February - 04 robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, becomes governor of Netherlands
1586 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, becomes governor of Neth on February - 04.
1590 On February - 04 gioseffo Zarlino, composer, dies at 73
1600 Tycho Brahe &Johannes Kepler meet for first time outside of Prague on this day in history.
1600 Tycho Brahe & Johannes Kepler meet for 1st time near Prague on February - 04.
1617 On this day in history louis Elsevier, Dutch publisher, dies at about 76
1620 Prince Bethlen Gábor signs peace with emperor Ferdinand II on February - 04.
1620 On February - 04 prince Bethlen Gabor signs peace with emperor Ferdinand II
1640 On February - 04 hendrick C Vroom, Dutch seascape painter, dies
1646 Hans A Freiherr von Abschatz, Silesian poet on February - 04.
1657 Oliver Cromwell grants residency to Luis Caravajal on this day in history.
1688 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer on February - 04.
1688 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) on February - 04.
1693 George Lillo, bourgeois English dramatist (London Merchant) on February - 04.
1697 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on February - 04.
1699 350 rebellious Streltsi executed in Moscow on February - 04.