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Historical Events For February - 21

Thursday, 25 May 2017

1690  On this day in history christoph Stoltzenberg, composer  

1710  On this day in history willem van Haren, Frisian nobleman/poet (Human Life)  

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

1728  Peter III, Kiel Germany, Russian tsar (1762)/husband of Catherine on this day in history.  

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  On February - 21 eise J Eisinga, Frisia, built planetarium Franeker  

1764  On this day in history 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 February - 21.  

1776  On February - 21 vincenzo Lavigna, composer  

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1777  English ambassador Joseph Yorke demands dismissal of Governor John de Graaff for saluting US flag on this day in history.  

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

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

1790  On February - 21 johann Friedrich Kloffler, composer, dies at 64  

1792  On February - 21 congress passes Presidential Succession Act  

1792  On February - 21 congress passes Pres Succession Act  

1794  Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, president of Mexico (1833-36) on February - 21.  

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

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

1797  On February - 21 trinidad, West Indies surrenders to the British  

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

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  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  First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales on February - 21.  

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 this day in history.  

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

1814  On February - 21 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  Louis IX, Duke of Bayern (University of Ingolstadt) was born on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

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

1690  Christoph Stoltzenberg, composer was born on this day in history.  

1705  Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke, British naval officer (d. 1781) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In February - 21

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0556  On this day in history maximianus van Ravenna, bishop (Basilica S Stefano), dies  

1437  On this day in history death of king James I of Scotland (b. 1394)  

1471  On this day in history 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  Death of Robert Southwell, English Jesuit/poet, hanged on February - 21.  

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

1648  On this day in history christian IV, king of Denmark/Norway, dies  

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