On This Day

What Happened in February 1678

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Feb 18 John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" is published in Holborn, London, by Nathaniel Ponder

Author John Bunyan
John Bunyan
  • Feb 27 Earl of Shaftesbury freed from the Tower of London

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 10 Philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried