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Historical Events Happened In February - 03

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1740  On February - 03, 1740 in history guillaume Lasceux, composer  

1743  On this day in history philadelphia establishes a "pesthouse" to quarantine immigrants  

1748  On February - 03, 1748 in history henri Madin, composer, dies at 49  

1752  On this day in history dutch States-General forbid export of windmills  

1755  On this day in history florido Tomeoni, composer  

1763  Caroline von Wolzogen, [von Lengefeld], German author on February - 03, 1763 in history.  

1781  On this day in history dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by the British  

1781  On this day in history dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by British  

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

1783  Spain recognizes US independence on February - 03, 1783 in history.  

1784  John Fane graaf van Westmorland, English (opera)composer/diplomat on February - 03, 1784 in history.  

1803  Pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/lawyer/literary, dies at 79 on February - 03, 1803 in history.  

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 February - 03, 1807 in history.  

1807  On February - 03, 1807 in history joseph Eggleston Johnston, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1891  

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 February - 03, 1809 in history.  

1811  On this day in history horace Greeley, editor ("Go west, young man")  

1814  Johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75 on February - 03, 1814 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 February - 03, 1815 in history.  

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

1820  Elisha Kent Kane, US Arctic explorer (Kane Basin off NW Greenland) on February - 03, 1820 in history.  

1821  On this day in history elizabeth Blackwell, Bristol England, 1st woman physician  

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 February - 03, 1826 in history walter Bagehot, England, economist/sociologist  

1830  The sovereignty of Greece was confirmed in a London Protocol on February - 03, 1830 in history.  

1830  Robert Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury (C), British PM (1885-1902) on this day in history.  

1831  On February - 03, 1831 in history cyrus Ballou Comstock, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1910  

1832  George Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77 on February - 03, 1832 in history.  

1833  On this day in history thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian  

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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  On February - 03, 1525 in history birth of giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, composer  

1648  Louis Bouteiller, composer was born on February - 03, 1648 in history.  

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

1677  Jan Santini Aichel, Czech architect (d. 1723) was born on this day in history.  

1690  Richard Rawlinson, English minister (d. 1755) was born on February - 03, 1690 in history.  

1721  Friedrich Wilhelm von Seydlitz, Prussian general (d. 1773) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In February - 03

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0474  On February - 03, 0474 in history leo I, Byzantine Emperor (457-74), dies  

0619  Death of Laurence of Canterbury, 2nd Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.  

0699  Death of Saint Werburgh on this day in history.  

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

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

1116  Death of King Coloman of Hungary (b. 1070) on this day in history.  

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.