Historical Events In February - 18
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
0814 Angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne on February - 18.
0999 On this day in history gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies
1129 On February - 18 jerusalem taken by Emperor Frederik II
1217 On February - 18 alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59
1268 On this day in history the Livonian Brothers of the Sword are defeated by Dovmont of Pskov in the Battle of Rakovor.
1332 Amda Seyon I, Emperor of Ethiopia begins his campaigns in the southern Muslim provinces on February - 18.
1397 On this day in history enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56
1404 Leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Della Pittura) on February - 18.
1455 On this day in history fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies
1478 On February - 18 george, Duke of Clarence, convicted of treason against his older brother Edward IV of England, is privately executed in the Tower of London.
1478 Duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel on this day in history.
1486 On this day in history chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, bhakti yoga developer
1503 Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales (later Henry VIII) on this day in history.
1516 On this day in history mary I Tudor, [Bloody Mary], Greenwich, queen of England (1553-58)
1517 On February - 18 the birth of Mary Tudor, Daughter of Henry VIII
1535 Agrippa von Nettesheim, German royal astrologer, dies at 48 on February - 18.
1536 France & Turkey sign military/trade agreement against King Karel on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history france & Turkey sign milt/trade agreement against King Karel
1546 Martin Luther, who started the Lutheran religion, dies in Germany on this day in history.
1546 On February - 18 martin Luther, biblical scholar/religious reformer, dies at 62
1559 Isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian on February - 18.
1563 Huguenot Jean Poltrot de Méré shoots General François De Guise on this day in history.
1563 On February - 18 huguenot Jean Poltrot de Mere shoots gen Francois De Guise
1564 Michelangelo dies in Rome on February - 18.
1564 Michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88 on February - 18.
1574 Zeeland falls to Dutch rebels on this day in history.
1587 On this day in history mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1560-87), beheaded at 44 [OS=Feb 8]
1609 Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67) on February - 18.
1632 On February - 18 giovanni Battista Vitali, composer
1634 Ferdinand II orders commander Albrecht von Wallenstein, execution on this day in history.
1660 Judith Jansdochter Leyster, Dutch painter, buried on February - 18.
1677 On February - 18 jacques Cassini, French astronomer (rings of Saturn)
1678 On February - 18 john Bunyan's "The Pilgrim's Progress" is published
1678 On this day in history john Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" is published