Historical Events In February - 06
Friday, 20 September 2019
0337 St Julius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on February - 06.
0743 On February - 06 hisham ibn 'Abd al-Malik, 10th Moslem caliph, dies at about 52
0891 On February - 06 photius, Byzantine theologist/patriarch of Constantinople/saint, dies
1140 Thurstan, archbishop of York, dies on February - 06.
1189 On this day in history riots of Lynn in Norfolk spread to Norwich England
1461 Dzore Drzic, Croatian poet on February - 06.
1497 John Ockeghem, Flemish singer/composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1508 On this day in history maximilian I crowned Holy Roman Emperor
1515 Aldus Manutius, Italian printer on February - 06.
1564 On February - 06 christopher Marlowe, English poet/dramatist (Dr Faustus)
1577 On February - 06 king Henri de Bourbon of Navarra becomes leader of Huguenots
1608 On February - 06 antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher
1612 On this day in history antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist
1612 On this day in history christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown)
1617 Prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63 on February - 06.
1626 On this day in history huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
1626 On February - 06 huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
1637 Toyotomi Hideyoshi, unified Japan on this day in history.
1651 Cardinal Mazarin flees Paris on this day in history.
1651 On February - 06 -7] Cardinal Mazarin flees Paris
1665 On this day in history anne Stuart, Queen of England (1702-14)
1670 On this day in history frederick III, King of Denmark and Norway, dies.
1673 On February - 06 maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer
1685 James II of England and VII of Scotland becomes King upon the death of his brother Charles II on this day in history.
1693 Royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg VA on this day in history.
1693 On February - 06 royal charter granted College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Va
1695 Andre Cheron, composer on February - 06.
1695 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95), dies on February - 06.
1699 On February - 06 jozef Ferdinand of Bavaria, heir of Spanish king Carlos II, dies
1705 Johann Matthias Leffloth, composer on this day in history.
1716 England & Netherlands renew alliance on this day in history.
1725 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1753 Evariste Desire Desforges chevalier de Parny, French poet on this day in history.
1756 On February - 06 aaron Burr, Newark NJ, (D-R), 3rd US VP (1801-05), dueler