Historical Events Happened In February - 03
Wednesday, 28 September 2016
1740 On February - 03 guillaume Lasceux, composer
1743 On February - 03 philadelphia establishes a "pesthouse" to quarantine immigrants
1748 On February - 03 henri Madin, composer, dies at 49
1752 Dutch States-General forbid export of windmills on this day in history.
1755 Florido Tomeoni, composer on this day in history.
1763 On this day in history caroline von Wolzogen, [von Lengefeld], German author
1781 On this day in history dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by the British
1781 On February - 03 dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by British
1783 Spain recognizes the independent country calling itself the United States of America on February - 03.
1783 Spain recognizes US independence on February - 03.
1784 John Fane graaf van Westmorland, English (opera)composer/diplomat on this day in history.
1803 On February - 03 pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/lawyer/literary, dies at 79
1805 Otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier Prussia on February - 03.
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 Territory of Illinois organizes (including present-day Wisconsin) on this day in history.
1809 The birth of Felix Mendelssohn, German composer on this day in history.
1809 On this day in history felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Hamburg Germ, composer (Great Scherzos)
1811 On February - 03 horace Greeley, editor ("Go west, young man")
1814 On February - 03 johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75
1815 World's first commercial cheese factory established, in Switzerland on February - 03.
1815 On this day in history world's 1st commercial cheese factory established, in Switzerland
1817 On February - 03 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 Spencer F Baird, US biologist (Wood's Hole Station) on February - 03.
1824 George Thomas "Tige" Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army) on this day in history.
1825 On February - 03 dutch North Sea coast floods
1826 Walter Bagehot, England, economist/sociologist on February - 03.
1830 The sovereignty of Greece was confirmed in a London Protocol on this day in history.
1830 On February - 03 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 February - 03 george Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77
1833 On this day in history thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian