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Historical Events In February - 16

Tuesday, 27 February 2024

0309  Pamphilus van Caesarea, Palestinian scholar/martyr, beheaded on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0374  9th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0600  On this day in history pope Gregory the Great decrees saying "God bless You" is the correct response to a sneeze  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0600  Pope Gregory the Great decreea saying "God bless You" is the correct response to a sneeze on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0923  On this day in history abu Dja'far Mohammed Djarir al-Tabari, islamic historian, dies at 83  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1075  Ordericus Vitalis, French monk/historian/poet on February - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1249  On February - 16 andrew of Longjumeau is dispatched by Louis IX of France as his ambassador to meet with the Khan of the Mongols.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1279  On this day in history afonso III, King of Portugal (1248-79), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1349  Jews are expelled from Burgsdorf Switzerland on February - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1391  Johannes V Palaeologus, Emperor of Byzantium (1341-91), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1486  Diet of Frankfort on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1497  On February - 16 philipp Melanchthon, Germ, Protestant reformer (Augsburgse Confessie)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1512  On February - 16 battle at Valeggio French troops beat Venetianen  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1512  On this day in history battle at Valeggio: French troops beat Venetianen  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1519  On this day in history gaspard de Coligny, Huguenot leader/French admiral  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1538  On this day in history everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1559  On February - 16 pope Paul IV calls for deposition of sovereigns supporting heresy  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1560  On this day in history jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1620  Frederick William, Great Elector, founder of Brandenburg-Prussia on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1641  English king Charles I accept Triennial Act on February - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1646  On this day in history battle of Great Torrington, Devon  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1653  Johannes Schultz, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1655  On this day in history dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1659  On this day in history first known check (£400), it is now (on display at Westminster Abbey  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1659  1st known check (£400) (on display at Westminster Abbey) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1666  On this day in history netherlands & Brandenburg sign treaty  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1669  On this day in history arnold Boonen, Dutch portrait painter  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1677  Earl of Shaftesbury arrested/confined in London Tower on February - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1684  Bohuslav M Czernohorsky, Czech monk/composer on February - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1698  On this day in history pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (heliometer)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1709  Charles Avison, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1740  Giambattista Bodoni, Saluzzo Italy, printer/typeface designer (Bodoni) on February - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1741  On February - 16 benjamin Franklin's General Magazine (2nd US Magazine) begins publishing  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1741  Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine (2nd US Mag) begins publishing on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In February - 16

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1032  On February - 16 birth of emperor Yingzong of China (d. 1067)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1075  On February - 16 birth of ordericus Vitalis, French monk/historian/poet  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1497  Philipp Melanchthon, Germ, Protestant reformer (Augsburgse Confessie) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1519  Gaspard de Coligny, Huguenot leader/French admiral was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1543  Kano Eitoku, Japanese painter (d. 1590) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1620  On this day in history birth of frederick William, Great Elector, founder of Brandenburg-Prussia  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1643  On February - 16 birth of john Sharp, English Archbishop of York (d. 1714)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1669  On February - 16 birth of arnold Boonen, Dutch portrait painter  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In February - 16

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0309  On this day in history death of pamphilus van Caesarea, Palestinian scholar/martyr, beheaded  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0923  On February - 16 abu Dja'far Mohammed Djarir al-Tabari, islamic historian, dies at 83  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1247  Death of Heinrich Raspe, Landgrave of Thuringia (b. 1204) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1279  On this day in history afonso III, King of Portugal (1248-79), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1391  Johannes V Palaeologus, Emperor of Byzantium (1341-91), dies on February - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1531  On this day in history death of johannes Stöffler, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1452)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1538  On February - 16 everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1560  On this day in history death of jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard


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