Historical Events In February - 09
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0474 Zeno crowned as co-emperor of the Byzantine Empire on February - 09.
1011 Bernard I, Duke of Saxony on February - 09.
1267 On February - 09 synod of Breslau orders Jews of Silesia to wear special caps
1404 On February - 09 constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor
1441 Ali Sjir Neva'i [Fani], Turkish poet/author (Mahbub al-kulub) on February - 09.
1499 On February - 09 france &Venice sign treaty against Milan
1499 On this day in history france & Venice sign treaty against Milan
1537 Pope Paul III routes Cardinal Pole to England on this day in history.
1540 The first recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester) on February - 09.
1540 On February - 09 the 1st recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester)
1554 On this day in history battle at London Sir Thomas Wyatt defeated
1554 Battle at London: Sir Thomas Wyatt defeated on February - 09.
1555 Bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake on this day in history.
1555 On February - 09 john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
1567 On February - 09 henry Stuart, earl of Darnley/Consort of Mary Queen of Scots, murdered
1574 Louis of Nassau ends siege of Maastricht on February - 09.
1578 Giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright/actor (L'adamo) on February - 09.
1579 On February - 09 john Meursius, [van Meurs], Dutch historian
1583 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake on February - 09.
1588 On February - 09 marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies
1602 Franciscus van de Enden, Flemish jesuit/free thinker/tutor of Spinoza on February - 09.
1607 Abraham Megerle, composer on February - 09.
1617 On February - 09 hans Christoph Haiden, composer, dies at 44
1621 On February - 09 alexander Ludovisi is elected Pope Gregory XV
1621 Alexander Ludovisi is elected Pope Gregory XV (-1623) on February - 09.
1640 On February - 09 murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40), dies in Baghdad at 27
1667 On February - 09 treaty of Andrussovo Russia/Poland signs peace treaty
1667 Treaty of Andrussovo: Russia/Poland signs peace treaty on this day in history.
1670 On February - 09 frederik III, King of Denmark/Norway (1648-70), dies at 60
1674 On February - 09 english re-conquer New York from Netherlands
1674 On this day in history english reconquer NY from Netherlands
1675 On February - 09 gerard Dou, Dutch painter, buried
1682 On this day in history thomas Otway's "Venice Preserved," premieres in London
1700 On February - 09 the birth of Daniel Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician