On This Day

What Happened in February 1513

Famous Birthdays

  • Feb 14 Domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer & singer of the Renaissance, born in Bologna (d. 1574)

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 8 Alonso de Ojeda, Spanish explorer (Curacao & Bonaire), dies

Julius II

Feb 21 Julius II, Italian Pope (1503-13) and patron of Michelangelo, Bramante and Raphael, dies at 69