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Historical Events Happened In February - 21

Saturday, 20 December 2014

1690  On this day in history christoph Stoltzenberg, composer  

1710  On February - 21 willem van Haren, Frisian nobleman/poet (Human Life)  

1711  Joan van Hoorn, gov-gen of Neth-Indies (1707-09), dies at 57 on February - 21.  

1728  Peter III, Kiel Germany, Russian tsar (1762)/husband of Catherine on February - 21.  

1730  Charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter on this day in history.  

1730  Benedict XIII, [Pietro F Orsini], Pope (1724-30), dies at 81 on February - 21.  

1744  Eise J Eisinga, Frisia, built planetarium Franeker on this day in history.  

1764  On February - 21 john Wilkes thrown out of English House of Commons for "Essay on Women"  

1764  John Wilkes thrown out of Engl House of Commons for "Essay on Women" on this day in history.  

1776  On February - 21 vincenzo Lavigna, composer  

1777  On this day in history english ambassador Joseph Yorke demands dismissal of Governor John de Graaff for saluting US flag  

1779  On February - 21 friedrich C von Savigny, German lawyer  

1782  US congress resolves the establishment of a US mint on this day in history.  

1782  On February - 21 uS congress resolves establishment of a US mint  

1785  Karl A Varnhagen von Ense, German officer/author (Die Sterner) on February - 21.  

1790  On this day in history johann Friedrich Kloffler, composer, dies at 64  

1792  Congress passes Presidential Succession Act on February - 21.  

1792  On this day in history congress passes Pres Succession Act  

1794  On February - 21 antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, president of Mexico (1833-36)  

1795  On this day in history freedom of worship established in France under constitution  

1795  On this day in history francisco Manuel da Silva, composer  

1797  On this day in history trinidad, West Indies surrenders to the British  

1797  Trinidad, West Indies surrenders to British on February - 21.  

1800  On this day in history john Henry Winder, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1865  

1801  On this day in history johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, composer  

1802  On this day in history george Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882  

1803  On February - 21 edward Despard, last person drawn & quartered in England  

1804  On February - 21 first locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales  

1804  On February - 21 the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick  

1804  1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales on February - 21.  

1805  On this day in history david Tod, US diplomat/(Gov-R-Ohio, 1861-63)  

1814  On February - 21 nicolo Gabrielli, composer  

1815  On February - 21 ernest Meissonier, French painter/sculptor  

1817  Jose Zorrilla y Moral, Vallodolid Spain, poet/dramatist (El rey Loco) on February - 21.  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 21

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1417  On February - 21 birth of louis IX, Duke of Bayern (University of Ingolstadt)  

1484  On this day in history birth of joachim I Nestor, elector (Brandenburg, Constitution)  

1556  On February - 21 birth of sethus Calvisius, composer  

1674  On February - 21 birth of johann Augustin Kobelius, composer  

1675  Franz Xaver Josef von Unertl, Bavarian politician (d. 1750) was born on February - 21.  

1684  On February - 21 birth of justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator)  

1690  Christoph Stoltzenberg, composer was born on February - 21.  

1705  Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke, British naval officer (d. 1781) was born on February - 21.  

Famous Deaths In February - 21

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0556  Maximianus van Ravenna, bishop (Basilica S Stefano), dies on February - 21.  

1437  On February - 21 death of king James I of Scotland (b. 1394)  

1471  On February - 21 death of john of Rokycan, Czech Catholic archbishop  

1513  Julius II, [Giuliano dellea Rovere], Pope (1503-13), dies at 69 on February - 21.  

1554  Hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies on this day in history.  

1595  On February - 21 death of robert Southwell, English Jesuit/poet, hanged  

1624  Dirck van Baburen, Dutch painter (Sepulture), dies at about 28 on February - 21.  

1648  On February - 21 christian IV, king of Denmark/Norway, dies