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Famous Birthdays In February - 10

Sunday, 21 December 2014

1499  Thomas Platter, Swiss humanist (d. 1582) was born on this day in history.  

1524  On February - 10 birth of albrecht Giese, German politician and diplomat (d. 1580)  

1606  Christine Marie of France, regent of Savoy (d. 1663) was born on February - 10.  

1609  On this day in history birth of john Suckling, English Cavalier poet/dramatist/courtier  

1637  On February - 10 birth of henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry  

1670  On February - 10 birth of norbert van Flowers, [Cephalus], Flemish painter  

1670  On this day in history birth of william Congreve, England, writer (Old Bachelor, Way of the World)  

1685  On February - 10 birth of aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara)  

1686  Johann F Gronovius, Dutch physician/botany was born on February - 10.  

1696  Johann Melchior Molter, composer was born on this day in history.  

1702  On this day in history birth of jean-Pierre Guignon, composer  

1717  On this day in history birth of pierre de La Garde, composer  

1728  Peter III Feodorovich, German/Russian czar of Russia (1761-62) was born on this day in history.  

1735  Johann Christoph Kuhnau, composer was born on February - 10.  

1741  Franz Adam Veichtner, composer was born on February - 10.  

1750  Stanislao Mattei, composer was born on this day in history.  

1775  Charles Lamb, London England, critic/poet/essayist was born on February - 10.  

1783  Fyodor Petrovich Tolstoy, Russian painter (d. 1873) was born on February - 10.  

1788  Johann Peter Pixis, composer was born on this day in history.  

1795  Ary Scheffer, Dutch painter/etcher/sculptor was born on this day in history.  

1807  On February - 10 birth of abner Clark Harding, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1874  

1818  Isham Green Harris, Gov (Confederacy), died in 1897 was born on this day in history.  

1819  Richard Storrs Willis, composer was born on February - 10.  

1821  On this day in history birth of william Read Scurry, (Confederate Army Brig general, died in 1864)  

1824  On this day in history birth of samuel Plimsoll, Bristol England, inventor (Plimsoll line for ships)  

1827  On February - 10 birth of peter J Savelberg, Dutch Limburgs monastery founder  

1841  Walter Parratt, composer was born on this day in history.  

1846  Mildred Childe "Life" Lee, daughter of confederate gen Robert E Lee was born on this day in history.  

1846  Charles Beresford, British admiral and politician (d. 1919) was born on February - 10.  

1846  On February - 10 birth of ira Remsen, American chemist (d. 1927)  

1847  A N Hornby, cricketer (pioneering England Test batsman) was born on February - 10.  

1859  On this day in history birth of alexandre Millerand, French President (d. 1943)  

1862  W H "Gobo" Ashley, cricketer (7 wkts in 1 Test for S Africa 1889) was born on February - 10.  

1866  Bror Beckman, composer was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In February - 10

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1126  On this day in history death of william IX, Duke of Aquitaine, poet (b. 1071)  

1134  On February - 10 robert III/II Curthouse, Duke of Normandy, dies  

1162  On February - 10 boudouin III, son of King Fulco of Anjou/husband of Theodora, dies  

1242  Death of Emperor Shijō of Japan (b. 1231) on this day in history.  

1278  On this day in history death of margaret II of Flanders (b. 1202)  

1482  Luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81 on February - 10.  

1495  On this day in history death of william Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy  

1567  On this day in history death of lord Darnley Stuart, husband of English queen Mary, murdered