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Historical Events Happened In February - 14

Sunday, 29 May 2016

1711  Handels opera Rinaldo, premieres on February - 14.  

1711  Handel's opera Rinaldo, premieres on this day in history.  

1743  On February - 14 henry Pelham becomes British Prime Minister.  

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  On February - 14 francois Collin de Blamont, composer, dies at 69  

1761  British troops occupy Fort Michilimackinac in Michigan on this day in history.  

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 February - 14 "Stars & Stripes" arrives in foreign port for 1st time (France)  

1778  On February - 14 fernando Joseph Maria Sor, composer  

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  Capel Bond, composer, dies at 59 on February - 14.  

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

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

1803  Apple parer patented by Moses Coats, Downington PA on February - 14.  

1803  On February - 14 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  

1803  On February - 14 apple parer patented by Moses Coats, Downington, Penn  

1804  Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire on February - 14.  

1806  Lajos, Count Batthy ny, revolutionary premier of Hungary (1848-49) on this day in history.  

1813  Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky, composer on February - 14.  

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

1817  On February - 14 frederick Douglass, African-American abolitionist/lecturer/editor  

1818  On this day in history john C Hespe, Dutch journalist/politician, dies at 61  

1819  On February - 14 the birth of Christopher Sholes, American inventor of the typewriter  

1819  James Green Martin, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1878 on February - 14.  

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

1824  On February - 14 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 February - 14.  

1829  Alfred Iverson Jr, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1911 on this day in history.  

1831  Ras Marye of Yejju marches into Tigray and defeats and kills Dejazmach Sabagadis in the Battle of Debre Abbay on February - 14.  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 14

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1462  On this day in history birth of edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528)  

1468  Johann Werner, German mathematician (d. 1522) was born on February - 14.  

1483  On February - 14 birth of zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, prince/founder Mogols-dynasty  

1487  Henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht/Worms/Freising was born on February - 14.  

1513  Domenico Maria Ferrabosco, Italian composer was born on February - 14.  

1515  On February - 14 birth of frederick III, the Pious, elect of the Palts  

1533  Christianus Adrichomius, Dutch priest/writer (Vita Jesu Christi) was born on February - 14.  

1546  On this day in history birth of johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian  

Famous Deaths In February - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0270  Death of St. Valentine marking Valentines Day (some sources say 269, others 273) on February - 14.  

0869  On February - 14 cyrillus, Greek apostle of Slaves, dies  

1317  On February - 14 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 February - 14.  

1528  On February - 14 edzard I the Great, count of Austria-E Frisia (1494-1528), dies at 66  

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

1676  Death of Abraham Bosse, French engraver and artist on this day in history.  

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