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Historical Events For February - 21

Thursday, 23 March 2017

1690  On this day in history christoph Stoltzenberg, composer  

1710  Willem van Haren, Frisian nobleman/poet (Human Life) on this day in history.  

1711  Joan van Hoorn, gov-gen of Neth-Indies (1707-09), dies at 57 on this day in history.  

1728  On this day in history peter III, Kiel Germany, Russian tsar (1762)/husband of Catherine  

1730  On February - 21 charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter  

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

1744  On this day in history eise J Eisinga, Frisia, built planetarium Franeker  

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

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

1776  On February - 21 vincenzo Lavigna, composer  

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1777  On February - 21 english ambassador Joseph Yorke demands dismissal of Governor John de Graaff for saluting US flag  

1779  On this day in history friedrich C von Savigny, German lawyer  

1782  US congress resolves the establishment of a US mint on February - 21.  

1782  US congress resolves establishment of a US mint on February - 21.  

1785  On this day in history karl A Varnhagen von Ense, German officer/author (Die Sterner)  

1790  Johann Friedrich Kloffler, composer, dies at 64 on February - 21.  

1792  Congress passes Presidential Succession Act on this day in history.  

1792  Congress passes Pres Succession Act on this day in history.  

1794  On this day in history antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, president of Mexico (1833-36)  

1795  Freedom of worship established in France under constitution on February - 21.  

1795  Francisco Manuel da Silva, composer on this day in history.  

1797  Trinidad, West Indies surrenders to the British on this day in history.  

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

1800  John Henry Winder, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1865 on this day in history.  

1801  On February - 21 johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, composer  

1802  George Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882 on February - 21.  

1803  Edward Despard, last person drawn & quartered in England on this day in history.  

1804  On this day in history first locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales  

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

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

1805  David Tod, US diplomat/(Gov-R-Ohio, 1861-63) on this day in history.  

1814  On this day in history nicolo Gabrielli, composer  

1815  On this day in history ernest Meissonier, French painter/sculptor  

1817  Jose Zorrilla y Moral, Vallodolid Spain, poet/dramatist (El rey Loco) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 21

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1417  On this day in history birth of louis IX, Duke of Bayern (University of Ingolstadt)  

1484  Joachim I Nestor, elector (Brandenburg, Constitution) was born on this day in history.  

1556  Sethus Calvisius, composer was born on February - 21.  

1674  Johann Augustin Kobelius, composer was born on February - 21.  

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

1684  Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator) was born on this day in history.  

1690  On February - 21 birth of christoph Stoltzenberg, composer  

1705  On February - 21 birth of edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke, British naval officer (d. 1781)  

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Famous Deaths In February - 21

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0556  On February - 21 maximianus van Ravenna, bishop (Basilica S Stefano), dies  

1437  Death of King James I of Scotland (b. 1394) on February - 21.  

1471  On this day in history death of john of Rokycan, Czech Catholic archbishop  

1513  On February - 21 julius II, [Giuliano dellea Rovere], Pope (1503-13), dies at 69  

1554  On February - 21 hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies  

1595  On this day in history death of robert Southwell, English Jesuit/poet, hanged  

1624  Dirck van Baburen, Dutch painter (Sepulture), dies at about 28 on this day in history.  

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

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