Historical Events In February - 06
Monday, 17 January 2022
0337 On this day in history st Julius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0743 Hisham ibn 'Abd al-Malik, 10th Moslem caliph, dies at about 52 on February - 06.
0891 On February - 06 photius, Byzantine theologist/patriarch of Constantinople/saint, dies
1140 Thurstan, archbishop of York, dies on this day in history.
1189 Riots of Lynn in Norfolk spread to Norwich England on this day in history.
1461 Dzore Drzic, Croatian poet on February - 06.
1497 On February - 06 john Ockeghem, Flemish singer/composer, dies at 79
1508 Maximilian I crowned Holy Roman Emperor on this day in history.
1515 On February - 06 aldus Manutius, Italian printer
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 this day in history antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher
1612 On this day in history antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist
1612 Christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown) on February - 06.
1617 Prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1626 On February - 06 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 this day in history -7] Cardinal Mazarin flees Paris
1665 On February - 06 anne Stuart, Queen of England (1702-14)
1670 On February - 06 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 On February - 06 andre Cheron, composer
1695 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95), dies on this day in history.
1699 On this day in history 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 February - 06.
1725 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer, dies at 75 on February - 06.
1753 On this day in history evariste Desire Desforges chevalier de Parny, French poet
1756 Aaron Burr, Newark NJ, (D-R), 3rd US VP (1801-05), dueler on February - 06.