Historical Events In February - 26
Saturday, 15 December 2018
0364 On this day in history valentinian I is proclaimed Roman Emperor.
1076 On February - 26 godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Neth-Lutherian, murdered
1154 On February - 26 rogier II Guiscard, King of Sicily (1101-54), dies at 60
1200 On February - 26 symeon, former Serbian ruler and saint
1266 Battle of Benevento on this day in history.
1266 Manfred, bastard son of Emperor Frederik II/king of Sicily, dies on February - 26.
1324 On February - 26 dino Compagni, Italian silk seller/poet/chronicler, dies
1361 On this day in history wenceslas of Bohemia, Holy Roman Catholic German emperor (1378-1400)
1531 Earthquake in Lisbon Portugal, kills 20,000 on February - 26.
1534 On February - 26 pope Paul II affirms George van Egmond as bishop of Utrecht
1538 On February - 26 worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
1552 Heinrich Faber, German composer on February - 26.
1561 On February - 26 jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
1564 Christopher Marlowe, dramatist (Dr Faustus), baptized on February - 26.
1577 Erik XIV Wasa, King of Sweden (1560-69), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1588 On this day in history nicolaus Erich, composer
1590 On February - 26 mauritius of Nassaus sails to Breda
1608 On this day in history john Still, English bishop
1616 Spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo on this day in history.
1630 On this day in history william Brade, composer, dies
1675 On this day in history johann Philipp Treiber, composer
1677 On February - 26 nicola Fago, composer
1686 On February - 26 godefroi L Count d'Estrades, French diplomat
1686 Godefroi L earl d'estrades, French diplomat/marshal, dies at about 78 on February - 26.
1717 John Randall, composer on February - 26.
1726 Maximilian II M Emanuel, elect of Bavaria/governor of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
1732 On February - 26 mass first celebrated in American Catholic church, (St Joseph's Church, Philadelphia)
1732 1st mass celebrated in 1st American Catholic church, Philadelphia on this day in history.
1766 August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, composer, dies at 30 on February - 26.
1770 Antoine Reicha, composer on February - 26.
1770 Francois Hanot, composer, dies at 72 on February - 26.
1772 Caspar Furstenau, composer on February - 26.
1773 Construction authorized for Walnut St jail (Philadelphia) (1st solitary) on February - 26.
1773 On February - 26 construction authorized for Walnut St jail (Phila) (1st solitary)