Historical Events In February - 14
Sunday, 21 July 2019
0270 St. Valentine marking Valentines Day (some sources say 269, others 273) on this day in history.
0842 On February - 14 charles II & Louis the German sign treaty
0869 Cyrillus, Greek apostle of Slaves, dies on February - 14.
1009 First known mention of Lithuania, in the annals of the monastery of Quedlinburg on this day in history.
1014 On this day in history the German king Henry of Bavaria recognizes Benedict VIII as the rightful pope and is crowned at Rome February 14
1014 On February - 14 pope Benedict VIII crowns Henry II, Roman German emperor
1076 Pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV on this day in history.
1130 On this day in history jewish Cardinal Pietro Pierleone elected as anti-pope Anacletus II
1400 On this day in history richard II, king of England (1377-99), murdered at age 33 at Pontefract Castle
1405 Timur/Tamerlan "Lenk", [Crippled], Mongols monarch, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
1462 On February - 14 edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528)
1483 On this day in history zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty
1487 Henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht/Worms/Freising on February - 14.
1513 On this day in history domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer
1515 On this day in history frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts
1528 On February - 14 edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66
1533 Christianus Adrichomius, Dutch priest/writer (Vita Jesu Christi) on February - 14.
1540 On this day in history emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels
1546 Johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian on February - 14.
1556 On this day in history archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic
1571 Benvenuto Cellini, Ital sculptor/writer (Perseus), dies at 70 on February - 14.
1572 Hans Christoph Haiden, composer on this day in history.
1602 On this day in history pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian opera composer
1610 Polish king Sigismund III, Forges Dimitri #2 & Romanov family sign covenant against czar Vasili Shushki on February - 14.
1613 On this day in history king James I's daughter Elizabeth marries Frederik
1630 On February - 14 dutch fleet of 69 ships reaches Pernambuco Brazil
1638 On February - 14 sybilla Schwarz, writer
1663 On February - 14 canada becomes a Royal Province of France.
1670 Roman Catholic emperor Leopold I chases Jews out of Vienna on February - 14.
1670 Georg Gabriel Schutz, composer on this day in history.
1676 On February - 14 abraham Bosse, French engraver and artist
1679 On this day in history georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer
1681 On February - 14 francesco Nigetti, composer, dies at 77
1689 English parliament places Mary Stuart/Prince Willem III on the throne on this day in history.