Historical Events In February - 01
Tuesday, 29 November 2022
1720 On February - 01 sweden & Prussia sign peace treaty
1732 On February - 01 parliament of Ratisborn accept Pragmatic Sanctions
1733 August II, the Strong, King of Poland (355 children), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1742 On February - 01 sardinia & Austria sign alliance
1743 Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni, Italian composer, dies at 85 on February - 01.
1747 On February - 01 jacobus E J Capitein, Dutch slave/vicar/merchant, dies
1757 John P Kemble, England, actor/director (Drury Lane, Covent Garden) on this day in history.
1763 Thomas Campbell, founder (Church of Disciples in America) on February - 01.
1775 On February - 01 peasants in Bohemia revolt against servitude.
1780 On February - 01 british Major John Graves Simcoe leads 200 of his Rangers in a foray into New Jersey in the American Revolutionary War
1783 On this day in history william Herschel announces star Lambda Herculis as apex
1788 On this day in history first US steamboat patent issued, by Georgia to Briggs & Longstreet
1788 1st US steamboat patent issued, by Georgia to Briggs & Longstreet on this day in history.
1789 On February - 01 chinese troops driven out of Vietnam capital Thang Long
1789 On February - 01 hippolyte-Andre-Baptiste Chelard, composer
1790 On this day in history supreme Court convenes for the first time
1790 Supreme Court convenes for the first time (New York NY) on this day in history.
1790 On this day in history supreme Court convenes for 1st time (NYC)
1791 On this day in history charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder
1793 On February - 01 france declares war on England & Netherlands
1793 On this day in history patent granted Ralph Hodgson, New York, for oiled silk & linen
1795 Giacomo Insanguine, composer, dies at 66 on February - 01.
1796 Capital of Upper Canada transferred from Newark (Niagara) to York on this day in history.
1796 On February - 01 the capital of Upper Canada is moved from Newark to York.
1799 On February - 01 royal Assent given to change the name of Ile St. Jean (St. John's Island) to Prince Edward Island.
1800 Yellow fever in Spain on February - 01.
1801 Adolf Fredrik Lindblad, composer on February - 01.
1801 On this day in history bubonic plague in Ottoman Empire, Egypt
1803 Yellow fever in United States on February - 01.
1805 Auguste Blanqui, France, revolutionary (workers' leader) on this day in history.
1807 William Bowen Campbell, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867 on this day in history.
1809 On this day in history dutch King Louis Napoleon accepts metric system
1810 First insurance company managed by blacks (American Insurance Company of Philadelphia) on February - 01.
1810 Seville, Spain surrenders to the French on this day in history.