Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events

 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • La Hae Hawai`i (Flag Day in Hawaii) (United States of America)
  • San Ignacio (Peru)
  • Upswing of the Revolution (Congo (Republic of))
  • View All »

 

Days In February

 

Poll

  • Does life exist beyond Earth?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Contest

Get The Maximum Likes For Your Events Page And Win Exciting Gifts!!!
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Historical Events Happened In February - 03

Thursday, 31 July 2014

1740  Guillaume Lasceux, composer on this day in history.  

1743  Philadelphia establishes a "pesthouse" to quarantine immigrants on this day in history.  

1748  Henri Madin, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.  

1752  Dutch States-General forbid export of windmills on this day in history.  

1755  On this day in history florido Tomeoni, composer  

1763  Caroline von Wolzogen, [von Lengefeld], German author on this day in history.  

1781  Dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by the British on this day in history.  

1781  Dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by British on this day in history.  

1783  On this day in history spain recognizes the independent country calling itself the United States of America.  

1783  On this day in history 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  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 on this day in history.  

1807  Joseph Eggleston Johnston, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1891 on this day in history.  

1809  On this day in history territory of Illinois organizes (including present-day Wisconsin)  

1809  On this day in history the birth of Felix Mendelssohn, German composer  

1809  Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Hamburg Germ, composer (Great Scherzos) on this day in history.  

1811  Horace Greeley, editor ("Go west, young man") on this day in history.  

1814  Johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.  

1815  World's first commercial cheese factory established, in Switzerland on this day in history.  

1815  World's 1st commercial cheese factory established, in Switzerland on this day in history.  

1817  On this day in history emile Racine Gauthier Prudent, composer  

1820  On this day in history elisha Kent Kane, US Arctic explorer (Kane Basin off NW Greenland)  

1821  Elizabeth Blackwell, Bristol England, 1st woman physician on this day in history.  

1823  On this day in history spencer F Baird, US biologist (Wood's Hole Station)  

1824  On this day in history george Thomas "Tige" Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army)  

1825  Dutch North Sea coast floods on this day in history.  

1826  On this day in history walter Bagehot, England, economist/sociologist  

1830  On this day in history the sovereignty of Greece was confirmed in a London Protocol.  

1830  On this day in history robert Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury (C), British PM (1885-1902)  

1831  On this day in history cyrus Ballou Comstock, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1910  

1832  On this day in history george Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77  

1833  Thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian on this day in history.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • BIG AND WORST FIGHTS IN FOOTBALL FULL HD
  • Dirty Football - Worst Tackles and Injuries
  • Best Of Rene Higuita by Jejinho
  • World Cup Moments: Carlos Valderrama
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - USA upsets England
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - Diego Maradona 1986 'The Hand of God'
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - The Miracle of Bern 1954
  • Diego Maradona Highlights - The Legend
  • Pelé rare amazing Dribbling Skills - VOLUME 1
  • Moments in history that shocked the world Part 1 of 3
  • History's 10 Most Mysterious Disappearances
  • Worst Blizzard in Chicago History, January 26, 1967 Universal Newsreel (Jan 31 1967)
  • Air France Flight 8969 Hijacking - GIGN Raid
  • Boeing 777 plane from Seoul crashes on landing at San Francisco airport - no comment
  • New Video First Plane Hit Tower  9 11 9/11 Terrorist Terror Attack World Trade Center September 11

Famous Birthdays In February - 03

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1338  Jeanne de Bourbon, wife of Charles V of France (d. 1378) was born on this day in history.  

1368  Charles VI, King of France (1380-1422) was born on this day in history.  

1525  Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, composer was born on this day in history.  

1648  Louis Bouteiller, composer was born on this day in history.  

1655  Francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized was born on this day in history.  

1677  On this day in history birth of jan Santini Aichel, Czech architect (d. 1723)  

1690  Richard Rawlinson, English minister (d. 1755) was born on this day in history.  

1721  On this day in history birth of friedrich Wilhelm von Seydlitz, Prussian general (d. 1773)  

Famous Deaths In February - 03

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0474  On this day in history leo I, Byzantine Emperor (457-74), dies  

0619  On this day in history death of laurence of Canterbury, 2nd Archbishop of Canterbury  

0699  On this day in history death of saint Werburgh  

0865  Ansgar/Anscharius/Oskar, German 1st (arch)bishop of Hamburg/saint, dies on this day in history.  

1014  Death of King Sweyn I of Denmark on this day in history.  

1116  On this day in history death of king Coloman of Hungary (b. 1070)  

1399  John of Ghent, duke of Lancaster/king of Castile & Leon, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

1428  Death of Ashikaga Yoshimochi, Japanese shogun (b. 1386) on this day in history.