Historical Events Happened In February - 03
Tuesday, 26 July 2016
1740 On February - 03 guillaume Lasceux, composer
1743 On February - 03 philadelphia establishes a "pesthouse" to quarantine immigrants
1748 Henri Madin, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1752 On this day in history dutch States-General forbid export of windmills
1755 On this day in history florido Tomeoni, composer
1763 On February - 03 caroline von Wolzogen, [von Lengefeld], German author
1781 Dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by the British on this day in history.
1781 On February - 03 dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by British
1783 On February - 03 spain recognizes the independent country calling itself the United States of America.
1783 On February - 03 spain recognizes US independence
1784 John Fane graaf van Westmorland, English (opera)composer/diplomat on this day in history.
1803 On this day in history pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/lawyer/literary, dies at 79
1805 Otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier Prussia on this day in history.
1807 On February - 03 a British military force, under Brig-Gen. Sir Samuel Auchmuty captures the city of Montevideo, then part of the Spanish Empire now capital of Uruguay.
1807 Joseph Eggleston Johnston, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1891 on this day in history.
1809 On February - 03 territory of Illinois organizes (including present-day Wisconsin)
1809 On February - 03 the birth of Felix Mendelssohn, German composer
1809 On this day in history felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Hamburg Germ, composer (Great Scherzos)
1811 Horace Greeley, editor ("Go west, young man") on February - 03.
1814 On this day in history johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75
1815 On this day in history world's first commercial cheese factory established, in Switzerland
1815 World's 1st commercial cheese factory established, in Switzerland on this day in history.
1817 On February - 03 emile Racine Gauthier Prudent, composer
1820 Elisha Kent Kane, US Arctic explorer (Kane Basin off NW Greenland) on this day in history.
1821 On February - 03 elizabeth Blackwell, Bristol England, 1st woman physician
1823 On this day in history spencer F Baird, US biologist (Wood's Hole Station)
1824 George Thomas "Tige" Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army) on this day in history.
1825 Dutch North Sea coast floods on February - 03.
1826 On February - 03 walter Bagehot, England, economist/sociologist
1830 On February - 03 the sovereignty of Greece was confirmed in a London Protocol.
1830 Robert Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury (C), British PM (1885-1902) on this day in history.
1831 Cyrus Ballou Comstock, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1910 on this day in history.
1832 George Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1833 Thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian on this day in history.