On This Day

What Happened in February 1567

Famous Birthdays

  • Feb 12 Thomas Campion, English composer, poet and physician, born in London, England (d. 1620)

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 9 Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, King consort of Mary, Queen of Scots, murdered at 21 in the orchard of Kirk o' Field in Edinburgh
  • Feb 10 Lord Darnley Stuart, husband of English queen Mary, murdered