Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Monday, 31 August 2015
1814 On this day in history lord Byron's "The Corsair" sells 10,000 copies on the day of publication
1814 On February - 01 volcano Mayon on Luzon Philippines erupts killing 1,200
1814 On February - 01 lord Byron's "Corsair" sells 10,000 copies on day of publication
1818 On this day in history giuseppi Gazzaniga, composer, dies at 74
1819 Henry Lawrence Eustis, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1885 on February - 01.
1821 On February - 01 charles Samvei Bovy-Lysberg, composer
1824 Maria Theresia von Paradis, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1827 Alphonse de Rothschild, French banker on this day in history.
1829 John Potts Slough, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867 on this day in history.
1832 Ecco Epkema, Dutch classic linguist (Frisian/Old Frisian), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1833 On February - 01 henry McNeal Turner, black methodist bishop
1838 On this day in history abraham de Veer, Dutch gov-gen of Suriname (1822-28), dies at 71
1839 On February - 01 james A Herne, [J Aherne], US playwright (Hearts of Oak)
1839 Giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76 on February - 01.
1840 On this day in history the first U.S. college of Dentistry is chartered in Baltimore, MD.
1840 On this day in history baltimore College of Dental Surgery, 1st in US, incorporated
1841 On February - 01 william H H Davenport, Buffalo, stage medium
1844 On this day in history eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
1846 On February - 01 theophile Gautier publishes "Hashish Club" about his initiation
1850 On February - 01 edward Baker Lincoln, son of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln
1851 Anti-transportation groups meet in Melbourne to lobby for permanent end to shipping of convicts to eastern Australian colonies on this day in history.
1851 Death of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, British author of Frankenstein on this day in history.
1851 Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein, dies at age 53 on February - 01.
1851 Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, novelist (Frankenstein), dies at 53 on February - 01.
1854 On February - 01 fire destroys Parliament Buildings at Quebec; government transfers to Toronto; hastens the decision to move to Ottawa
1856 On February - 01 auburn University is chartered as the East Alabama Male College.
1858 Douglas Law goes into effect in British Columbia; miners required to buy licenses to search for gold in the Fraser Valley on this day in history.
1859 On this day in history victor August Herbert, Dublin Ireland, composer (Babes in Toyland)
1860 On February - 01 1st rabbi to open House of Representatives, Morris Raphall of NYC
1861 On February - 01 dike breaks in Gelderland Netherlands
1861 On February - 01 texas votes to secede from the Union.
1862 Julia Howe publishes "Battle Hymn of the Republic" on February - 01.
1862 On February - 01 julia Howe publishes "Battle Hymn of Republic"
1864 2nd German-Danish war begins on this day in history.