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Historical Events Happened In February - 03

Thursday, 21 August 2014

1954  Jeen van den Berg wins Dutch Eleven Cities Skating race (7:32) on this day in history.  

1956  On this day in history toni Sailor becomes first Olympics skier to sweep the 3 alpine events  

1956  Autherine J Lucy admitted to U of Alabama, suspended 2/7 after a riot on this day in history.  

1957  Patty Berg wins LPGA Havana Golf Open on this day in history.  

1958  Royal Teens' "Short Shorts" enters Top 40 chart &peaks at #3 on this day in history.  

1958  On this day in history royal Teens' "Short Shorts" enters Top 40 chart & peaks at #3  

1958  Henry Kuttner, sci-fi author (Dark World, As You Were), dies at 42 on this day in history.  

1959  On this day in history american Airlines Electra crashes in New York's East River, killing 65  

1959  On this day in history buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson die in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa.  

1959  American Airlines Electra crashes in NY's East River, killing 65 on this day in history.  

1959  On this day in history big Bopper, rocker, dies in plane crash at 28  

1960  On this day in history johannes G Geelkerken, Dutch reformed vicar, dies at 80  

1961  On this day in history 6th largest snowfall in NYC history (17.4" (44.2cm))  

1961  Anna May Wong, actress (Gallery of Mme Lui-Tsang), dies at 54 on this day in history.  

1962  President Kennedy bans all trade with Cuba except for food &drugs on this day in history.  

1962  On this day in history john Uelses pole vaults record 489 cm  

1962  Werner Bock, writer, dies on this day in history.  

1963  On this day in history mickey Wright wins LPGA Sea Island Women's Golf Invitational  

1964  On this day in history "Meet the Beatles" album goes Gold  

1964  Black &Puerto Rican students boycott NYC public schools on this day in history.  

1965  On this day in history 105 USAF cadets resigned for cheating on exams  

1965  Orbiting Solar Observatory 2 launches into Earth orbit (552/636 km) on this day in history.  

1966  On this day in history first soft landing on the Moon by spacecraft Luna 9  

1966  On this day in history soft landing on the Moon (Soviet Luna 9)  

1966  On this day in history the first operational weather satellite, ESSA-1 launched (US)  

1966  June Walker, actress (War Nurses), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

1967  On this day in history "Purple Haze" recorded by Jimi Hendrix  

1967  Joe Meek, rocker (Tornados)/producer (Telstar), commits suicide on this day in history.  

1969  On this day in history the Palestine National Congress appointed Yasser Arafat head of PLO  

1969  the Palestine National Congress appoints Yasser Arafat head of the Palestine Liberation Organization on this day in history.  

1969  On this day in history eduardo C Mondlane, president of Mozambique, murdered  

1971  Jay C Flippen, actor (Ensign O'Toole), dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1972  11th Winter Olympics games opens in Sapporo Japan (1st in Asia) on this day in history.  

1972  On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site  

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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  On this day in history birth of charles VI, King of France (1380-1422)  

1525  On this day in history birth of giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, composer  

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  On this day in history birth of richard Rawlinson, English minister (d. 1755)  

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 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  On this day in history death of king Sweyn I of Denmark  

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  On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshimochi, Japanese shogun (b. 1386)