Historical Events In February - 10
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
0060 St Paul thought to have been shipwrecked at Malta on this day in history.
1098 Crusaders defeat Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch on this day in history.
1134 Robert III/II Curthouse, Duke of Normandy, dies on this day in history.
1162 On February - 10 boudouin III, son of King Fulco of Anjou/husband of Theodora, dies
1355 The St. Scholastica's Day riot breaks out in Oxford, England, leaving 63 scholars and perhaps 30 locals dead in two days on February - 10.
1482 Luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81 on February - 10.
1495 William Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy on this day in history.
1535 12 nude Anabaptists run through Amsterdam streets on this day in history.
1549 On this day in history tomé de Sousa appointed Governor-General of Brazil
1549 On February - 10 tomé de Sousa appointed gov-gen of Brazil
1567 On February - 10 lord Darnley Stuart, husband of English queen Mary, murdered
1588 On this day in history joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82
1598 On February - 10 anna van Bull, 1st wife of Polish/Swedish king Sigismund II, dies
1609 John Suckling, English Cavalier poet/dramatist/courtier on February - 10.
1635 Académie Française is founded in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu) on February - 10.
1635 Academie Francaise is founded in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu on February - 10.
1635 Academie Francaise forms in Paris (by Cardinal Richelieu) on this day in history.
1637 On February - 10 henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry
1657 On February - 10 sebastian Stosskopf, Elzabethian painter, dies at 59
1670 Norbert van Flowers, [Cephalus], Flemish painter on February - 10.
1676 Wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster MA on February - 10.
1676 On February - 10 wampanoag Indians under King Philip kill all men in Lancaster Mass
1678 Philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried on this day in history.
1685 Aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara) on this day in history.
1686 On February - 10 johann F Gronovius, Dutch physician/botany
1686 William Dugdale, Garter King of Arms (1677-86), dies on February - 10.
1696 Johann Melchior Molter, composer on this day in history.
1702 On February - 10 jean-Pierre Guignon, composer
1711 On this day in history lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Meleager & Atalante), dies at 22
1713 Netherlands & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier on February - 10.
1713 Neth & England sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier [OS=Jan 31] on this day in history.
1716 On February - 10 scottish pretender to the throne James III Edward returns to France
1717 On this day in history pierre de La Garde, composer
1720 On February - 10 edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England