Historical Events In February - 07
Thursday, 28 October 2021
0457 On February - 07 leo I becomes emperor of the Byzantine Empire.
0590 On February - 07 pelagius II, Gothic Pope (579-90), dies from plague
0999 On February - 07 boleslaus II of Bohemia
1074 Battle of Montesarchio in which the prince of Benevento, Pandulf IV, is killed battling the encroaching Normans on this day in history.
1238 The Mongols burn the Russian city of Vladimir on February - 07.
1301 On February - 07 edward of Caernarion (later Edward II) becomes first prince of Wales
1301 Edward of Caernarion (later Edward II) becomes 1st prince of Wales on February - 07.
1478 On February - 07 thomas More, lawyer/lord chancellor of England/saint (Utopia)
1522 Treaty of Brussels Habsburgers split into Spanish/Austrian Branches on this day in history.
1522 On February - 07 treaty of Brussels: Habsburgers split into Spanish/Austrian Branches
1550 On February - 07 giovanni Maria del Monte elected Pope Julius III
1556 Maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren on this day in history.
1569 King Philip II forms inquistion in South America on February - 07.
1589 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/mathematician on this day in history.
1593 On February - 07 jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79
1609 On this day in history ferdinand I, cardinal/ruler of Toscane, dies
1612 On this day in history thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men)
1613 Michail Romanov (16) becomes czar of Russia on this day in history.
1639 Académie Française begins the Dictionary of the French Language on this day in history.
1639 Academie Francaise begins Dictionary of French Language on February - 07.
1653 Nicolas Fouquet appointed superintendent of Finance of France on February - 07.
1653 On this day in history nicolas Fouquet appointed superintendant of Finance of France
1655 On February - 07 jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria)
1668 On this day in history dutch Prince William III dances in premiere of "Ballet of Peace"
1688 On February - 07 maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange
1690 William Morice, English royalist statesman on February - 07.
1693 Anna Ivanova Romanova, empress of Russia (1730-40) [NS] on February - 07.
1700 On February - 07 philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen)
1707 On February - 07 carl August Thielo, composer
1710 William Boyce, English organist/composer of Cathedral music on February - 07.
1739 On February - 07 joseph Pouteau, composer
1740 Adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/MP on February - 07.
1743 Lodovico Giustini, composer, dies at 57 on February - 07.
1749 On February - 07 andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76