February 1720 in history

February 1720 events chronologically

Feb 29 Queen Ulrika Eleonora of Sweden abdicates in favour of her husband, who becomes King Frederick I on 24 March

Born in February 1720

Feb 8 Emperor Sakuramachi the 115th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession.
Feb 26 Gian Francesco Albani a Roman Catholic Cardinal. He was a member of the Albani family

Died in February 1720

Feb 9 Georgios Kalafatis (professor) a Greek professor of theoretical and practical medicine who was largely active in Padua and Venice in the 17th-century Italian Renaissance.
Feb 22 George VII of Imereti King of Imereti in the periods of 1707–11, 1712–13, 1713–16, and 1719–1720.
Feb 27 Samuel Parris Rev. Samuel Parris was the Puritan minister in Salem, Massachusetts during the Salem witch trials; he was also the father of one of the afflicted girls, and the uncle of another