Historical Events In February - 01
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1837 On this day in history typhus in United States
1837 38 smallpox epidemic in Great Plains killing 17,000+ people on February - 01.
1838 On this day in history abraham de Veer, Dutch gov-gen of Suriname (1822-28), dies at 71
1839 James A Herne, [J Aherne], US playwright (Hearts of Oak) on this day in history.
1839 On this day in history giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76
1840 The first U.S. college of Dentistry is chartered in Baltimore, MD on February - 01.
1840 On February - 01 baltimore College of Dental Surgery, 1st in US, incorporated
1841 On this day in history william H H Davenport, Buffalo, stage medium
1844 On February - 01 eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
1846 On February - 01 theophile Gautier publishes "Hashish Club" about his initiation
1850 Edward Baker Lincoln, son of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on February - 01.
1850 On February - 01 yellow fever in United States
1850 Influenza in North America on February - 01.
1851 Anti-transportation groups meet in Melbourne to lobby for permanent end to shipping of convicts to eastern Australian colonies on February - 01.
1851 Death of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, British author of Frankenstein on this day in history.
1851 On this day in history mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein, dies at age 53.
1851 On this day in history mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, novelist (Frankenstein), dies at 53
1851 On this day in history cholera in United States
1852 On February - 01 yellow fever in United States
1852 Yellow fever in Argentina on February - 01.
1853 On this day in history plague in Ottoman Empire
1853 Cholera epidemic of Copenhagen 1853 in Copenhagen, Denmark killing 4,737 people on this day in history.
1854 Fire destroys Parliament Buildings at Quebec; government transfers to Toronto; hastens the decision to move to Ottawa on this day in history.
1854 On this day in history broad Street cholera outbreak in England killing 616 people
1855 Yellow fever in United States on this day in history.
1855 Third plague pandemic in Worldwide killing 12 million+ in India and China alone people on this day in history.
1856 Auburn University is chartered as the East Alabama Male College on February - 01.
1857 On this day in history yellow fever in Portugal
1857 On this day in history smallpox in Victoria, Australia
1857 Influenza in Europe, North America, South America on February - 01.
1858 Douglas Law goes into effect in British Columbia; miners required to buy licenses to search for gold in the Fraser Valley on this day in history.
1859 On February - 01 victor August Herbert, Dublin Ireland, composer (Babes in Toyland)
1860 1st rabbi to open House of Representatives, Morris Raphall of NYC on February - 01.
1861 Dike breaks in Gelderland Netherlands on February - 01.