Historical Events Happened In February - 01
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
1953 On this day in history dr A de Waal appointed as Netherlands first female assistant Secretary of state
1953 On February - 01 flooding in Netherlands, kills 1,835
1954 First TV soap opera "Secret Storm" premieres on February - 01.
1954 On February - 01 scapino Ballet Studio in Amsterdam destroyed by fire
1954 On this day in history julius P Hoste, Belg minister/newspaper publisher, dies at 69
1955 H C Hansen appointed premier of Denmark on this day in history.
1956 On February - 01 hague Daily Newspaper reveals war crimes of Hague mayor Schokking
1957 On this day in history gijsbert of Hall appointed mayor of Amsterdam
1957 On this day in history the first black pilot (PH Young) on a US scheduled passenger airline
1957 On this day in history friedrich von Paulus, German field marshall (Stalingrad), dies at 66
1958 On February - 01 1959 Swiss males vote against voting rights for women
1958 On this day in history egypt & Syria announce plans to merge into United Arab Republic
1958 US satellite (Explorer I) launched on this day in history.
1958 Clinton Joseph Davisson, dies on February - 01.
1959 Texas Instruments requests patent of IC (Integrated Circuit) on February - 01.
1959 On February - 01 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Carol Heiss
1959 US male Figure Skating championship won by David Jenkins on February - 01.
1959 Madame Sul-To-Wan, [Conley], actress (Birth of a Nation), dies at 85 on February - 01.
1960 4 students stage first civil rights sit-in, at Greensboro NC Woolworth on February - 01.
1960 Extreme right-wing rebels in Algiers surrender on this day in history.
1961 A full-scale test of US Minuteman ICBM is successful on this day in history.
1961 On February - 01 british minister Enoch Powell makes medical insurance more expensive
1961 Mackay & Kline hang on for 100 minutes for cricket draw vs West Indies on this day in history.
1963 Neil Young performs his first professional date at a Winnipeg country club, at age 17 on this day in history.
1963 On February - 01 nyasaland (now Malawi) becomes self-governing under Hastings Banda
1964 On February - 01 "Stop the World, I Want to..." closes at Shubert NYC after 556 performances
1964 Beatles' "I Want to Hold Your Hand," first #1 hit & stays #1 for 7 weeks on February - 01.
1964 On this day in history indiana Governor Mathew Walsh tries to ban "Louie Louie" for obscenity
1964 Suriname River dammed on this day in history.
1965 Dutch Queen Juliana opens Brienenoord Bridge in Rotterdam on February - 01.
1965 On this day in history martin Luther King Jr & 700 demonstrators arrested in Selma AL
1965 Martin Luther King Jr and 700 demonstrators arrested in Selma, Alabama on this day in history.
1965 Peter Jennings, 26, becomes anchor of ABC's nightly news on this day in history.
1965 On this day in history the Hamilton River in Labrador renamed Churchill River in honour of Winston Spencer Churchill