Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Armenian Genocide Memorial Day (Armenia)
  • National Concord Day (Niger)
  • View All »

 

Days In February

 

Poll

  • Why Malaysia Airlines jet might have disappeared?
    Terror Attack/ Hijack
    Catastrophic Accident
    Pilot Suicide
 

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 - 14

Thursday, 24 April 2014

1711  On this day in history handels opera Rinaldo, premieres  

1711  On this day in history handel's opera Rinaldo, premieres  

1743  Henry Pelham becomes British Prime Minister on this day in history.  

1746  Henry Pelham appointed English premier on this day in history.  

1760  Richard Allen, Phila, 1st black ordained by Methodist-Episcopal church on this day in history.  

1760  Francois Collin de Blamont, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.  

1761  On this day in history british troops occupy Fort Michilimackinac in Michigan  

1766  On this day in history dutch governor Falck signs Treaty of Batticaloa with rebels  

1766  The birth of Thomas Malthus, British philosopher on this day in history.  

1766  Thomas Malthus, England, population expert (Law of Malthus) on this day in history.  

1778  On this day in history the Star and Stripes (U.S. flag) makes its first appearance at a foreign port, flying aboard the ship Ranger, as it arrives in France.  

1778  On this day in history "Stars & Stripes" arrives in foreign port for 1st time (France)  

1778  Fernando Joseph Maria Sor, composer on this day in history.  

1779  On this day in history james Cook, Scottish explorer killed by Native Hawaiians near Kealakekua on the Island of Hawaii at 50  

1780  On this day in history william Blackstone, English lawyer, dies at 56  

1790  On this day in history capel Bond, composer, dies at 59  

1794  On this day in history first US textile machinery patent granted, to James Davenport, Philadelphia PA  

1794  1st US textile machinery patent granted, to James Davenport, Phila on this day in history.  

1803  On this day in history apple parer patented by Moses Coats, Downington PA  

1803  Chief Justice John Marshall of the U S Supreme Court rules that any act of Congress which conflicts with the Constitution is null and void His decision in the case of Marbury v Madison February 14 establishes the Court as the ultimate interpreter of the Constitution on this day in history.  

1803  Apple parer patented by Moses Coats, Downington, Penn on this day in history.  

1804  Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire on this day in history.  

1806  On this day in history lajos, Count Batthy ny, revolutionary premier of Hungary (1848-49)  

1813  Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky, composer on this day in history.  

1817  The birth of Frederick Douglass, African-American abolitionist on this day in history.  

1817  On this day in history frederick Douglass, African-American abolitionist/lecturer/editor  

1818  John C Hespe, Dutch journalist/politician, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

1819  The birth of Christopher Sholes, American inventor of the typewriter on this day in history.  

1819  On this day in history james Green Martin, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1878  

1820  Charles F, Duke of Berry, murdered at 42 on this day in history.  

1824  On this day in history winfield Scott Hancock, Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1886  

1826  Lt. Colonel John By 1781-1836 of the Royal Engineers arrives in Hull to plan construction of the Rideau Canal on this day in history.  

1829  On this day in history alfred Iverson Jr, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1911  

1831  On this day in history ras Marye of Yejju marches into Tigray and defeats and kills Dejazmach Sabagadis in the Battle of Debre Abbay.  

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

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • 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
  • The Irish Civil War 1922 1923
  • The Somali Civil War Raw Footage and Photos (AYGAA)
  • Original civil war battle photographs from 1864 enlarged and enhanced
  • Re: Sri Lankan Homicide/Suicide Bomber Attack terrorist
  • EXCLUSIVE : Footage Shows Nairobi Mall CCTV Terror Attack, Shooting
  • Why Christmas is  PAGANISM (Christmas Exposed Documentary film 'Pagan History)
  • Shocking Truth About Valentines Day!
  • The Truth About New Year's Day: Janus, Dionysus, Cronos-Grim Reaper, Pagan Gods
  • Remembering Nelson Mandela: From Freedom Fighter to Political Prisoner to South African President
  • 10 Assassinations That Shook The World
  • The Greatest Speech Ever Made - Charlie Chaplin
  • Survivors remember NZ's worst natural disaster

Famous Birthdays In February - 14

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1462  Edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528) was born on this day in history.  

1468  Johann Werner, German mathematician (d. 1522) was born on this day in history.  

1483  Zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty was born on this day in history.  

1487  Henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht/Worms/Freising was born on this day in history.  

1513  On this day in history birth of domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer  

1515  Frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts was born on this day in history.  

1533  On this day in history birth of christianus Adrichomius, Dutch priest/writer (Vita Jesu Christi)  

1546  Johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In February - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0270  On this day in history death of st. Valentine marking Valentines Day (some sources say 269, others 273).  

0869  On this day in history cyrillus, Greek apostle of Slaves, dies  

1317  On this day in history death of marguerite of France, queen of Edward I of England (b. 1282)  

1400  Death of Richard II, king of England (1377-99), murdered at age 33 at Pontefract Castle on this day in history.  

1405  Timur/Tamerlan "Lenk", [Crippled], Mongols monarch, dies at about 68 on this day in history.  

1528  Edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

1571  Benvenuto Cellini, Ital sculptor/writer (Perseus), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

1676  On this day in history death of abraham Bosse, French engraver and artist