Historical Events In February - 01
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1720 On February - 01 sweden & Prussia sign peace treaty
1732 On this day in history parliament of Ratisborn accept Pragmatic Sanctions
1733 August II, the Strong, King of Poland (355 children), dies at 62 on February - 01.
1742 On February - 01 sardinia & Austria sign alliance
1743 Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni, Italian composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
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 February - 01.
1763 Thomas Campbell, founder (Church of Disciples in America) on this day in history.
1775 On this day in history 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 William Herschel announces star Lambda Herculis as apex on February - 01.
1788 First US steamboat patent issued, by Georgia to Briggs & Longstreet on February - 01.
1788 On February - 01 1st US steamboat patent issued, by Georgia to Briggs & Longstreet
1789 On this day in history chinese troops driven out of Vietnam capital Thang Long
1789 Hippolyte-Andre-Baptiste Chelard, composer on this day in history.
1790 Supreme Court convenes for the first time on this day in history.
1790 On this day in history supreme Court convenes for the first time (New York NY)
1790 On February - 01 supreme Court convenes for 1st time (NYC)
1791 Charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder on February - 01.
1793 France declares war on England & Netherlands on February - 01.
1793 Patent granted Ralph Hodgson, New York, for oiled silk & linen on February - 01.
1795 Giacomo Insanguine, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1796 Capital of Upper Canada transferred from Newark (Niagara) to York on February - 01.
1796 The capital of Upper Canada is moved from Newark to York on this day in history.
1799 On February - 01 royal Assent given to change the name of Ile St. Jean (St. John's Island) to Prince Edward Island.
1801 Adolf Fredrik Lindblad, composer on this day in history.
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 On February - 01 dutch King Louis Napoleon accepts metric system
1810 First insurance company managed by blacks (American Insurance Company of Philadelphia) on this day in history.
1810 Seville, Spain surrenders to the French on this day in history.
1810 US Population - 7,239,881; Black population - 1,377,808 (19%) on February - 01.
1810 1st insurance co managed by blacks (American Insurance Co of Phila) on February - 01.
1810 On February - 01 charles Lenox Remond, Salem Mass, famous black