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 This day in History - February 14
419 Historic Events for February 14
842

Charles II and Louis the German sign treaty

Event
869

Cyrillus, Greek apostle of Slaves, dies

Death
1014

Pope Benedict VIII crowns Henry II, Roman German emperor

Event
1076

Pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV

Event
1130

Jewish Cardinal Pietro Pierleone elected as anti-pope Anacletus II

Event
1400

Richard II, king of England (1377-99), murdered at 33

Death
1405

Timur/Tamerlan "Lenk", [Crippled], Mongols monarch, dies at about 68

Death
1462

Edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528)

Birth
1483

Zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty

Birth
1487

Henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht/Worms/Freising

Birth
1513

Domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer

Birth
1515

Frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts

Birth
1528

Edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66

Death
1533

Christianus Adrichomius, Dutch priest/writer (Vita Jesu Christi)

Birth
1540

Emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels

Event
1546

Johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian

Birth
1556

Archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic

Event
1571

Benvenuto Cellini, Ital sculptor/writer (Perseus), dies at 70

Death
1571

Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Chƒtillon/count of Beauvais, dies at 53

Death
1572

Hans Christoph Haiden, composer

Birth
1602

Pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian opera composer

Birth
1610

Polish king Sigismund III, Forges Dimitri #2 and Romanov family sign covenant against czar Vasili Shushki

Event
1613

King James I's daughter Elizabeth marries Frederik

Event
1630

Dutch fleet of 69 ships reaches Pernambuco Brazil

Event
1638

Sybilla Schwarz, writer

Birth