Historical Events In February - 01
Thursday, 18 April 2019
1720 Sweden & Prussia sign peace treaty on February - 01.
1732 On February - 01 parliament of Ratisborn accept Pragmatic Sanctions
1733 On February - 01 august II, the Strong, King of Poland (355 children), dies at 62
1742 On February - 01 sardinia & Austria sign alliance
1743 On February - 01 giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni, Italian composer, dies at 85
1747 Jacobus E J Capitein, Dutch slave/vicar/merchant, dies on February - 01.
1757 On February - 01 john P Kemble, England, actor/director (Drury Lane, Covent Garden)
1763 On this day in history thomas Campbell, founder (Church of Disciples in America)
1775 Peasants in Bohemia revolt against servitude on this day in history.
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 On February - 01 1st US steamboat patent issued, by Georgia to Briggs & Longstreet
1789 Chinese troops driven out of Vietnam capital Thang Long on February - 01.
1789 Hippolyte-Andre-Baptiste Chelard, composer on February - 01.
1790 Supreme Court convenes for the first time on this day in history.
1790 Supreme Court convenes for the first time (New York NY) on February - 01.
1790 On February - 01 supreme Court convenes for 1st time (NYC)
1791 On February - 01 charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder
1793 France declares war on England & Netherlands on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history patent granted Ralph Hodgson, New York, for oiled silk & linen
1795 Giacomo Insanguine, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 Royal Assent given to change the name of Ile St. Jean (St. John's Island) to Prince Edward Island on this day in history.
1801 On February - 01 adolf Fredrik Lindblad, composer
1805 On February - 01 auguste Blanqui, France, revolutionary (workers' leader)
1807 On February - 01 william Bowen Campbell, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867
1809 Dutch King Louis Napoleon accepts metric system on this day in history.
1810 On this day in history first insurance company managed by blacks (American Insurance Company of Philadelphia)
1810 On February - 01 seville, Spain surrenders to the French
1810 US Population - 7,239,881; Black population - 1,377,808 (19%) on February - 01.
1810 On February - 01 1st insurance co managed by blacks (American Insurance Co of Phila)
1810 Charles Lenox Remond, Salem Mass, famous black on February - 01.