Historical Events In February - 01
Friday, 15 January 2021
1837 Typhus in United States on this day in history.
1837 38 smallpox epidemic in Great Plains killing 17,000+ people on this day in history.
1838 On this day in history abraham de Veer, Dutch gov-gen of Suriname (1822-28), dies at 71
1839 On February - 01 james A Herne, [J Aherne], US playwright (Hearts of Oak)
1839 On February - 01 giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76
1840 On this day in history the first U.S. college of Dentistry is chartered in Baltimore, MD.
1840 On this day in history baltimore College of Dental Surgery, 1st in US, incorporated
1841 On February - 01 william H H Davenport, Buffalo, stage medium
1844 On February - 01 eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
1846 Theophile Gautier publishes "Hashish Club" about his initiation on February - 01.
1850 On February - 01 edward Baker Lincoln, son of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln
1850 On February - 01 yellow fever in United States
1850 Influenza in North America on this day in history.
1851 On this day in history anti-transportation groups meet in Melbourne to lobby for permanent end to shipping of convicts to eastern Australian colonies.
1851 On February - 01 death of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, British author of Frankenstein.
1851 On February - 01 mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein, dies at age 53.
1851 Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, novelist (Frankenstein), dies at 53 on February - 01.
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 February - 01.
1854 On February - 01 fire destroys Parliament Buildings at Quebec; government transfers to Toronto; hastens the decision to move to Ottawa
1854 Broad Street cholera outbreak in England killing 616 people on this day in history.
1855 On February - 01 yellow fever in United States
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 Yellow fever in Portugal on February - 01.
1857 On February - 01 smallpox in Victoria, Australia
1857 Influenza in Europe, North America, South America on this day in history.
1858 Douglas Law goes into effect in British Columbia; miners required to buy licenses to search for gold in the Fraser Valley on February - 01.
1859 On February - 01 victor August Herbert, Dublin Ireland, composer (Babes in Toyland)
1860 On this day in history 1st rabbi to open House of Representatives, Morris Raphall of NYC
1861 On February - 01 dike breaks in Gelderland Netherlands