On This Day

February 1666 in History

Events in History

  • Feb 16 Netherlands & Brandenburg sign treaty

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 9 George Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (d. 1737)
  • Feb 15 Antonio M Valsalva, Italian anatomist (eardrums, glottis)

Deaths in History

  • Feb 27 Luisa de Guzmán, Queen of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52