Historical Events In February - 01
Thursday, 25 April 2019
1903 On this day in history george G Stokes, British physicist/pres Royal Society, dies at 83
1904 S J Perelman, Brooklyn, author/humorist (Around the World in 80 Days) on this day in history.
1904 On February - 01 peter PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer, dies at 76
1905 Hungarian premier Tisza resigns on February - 01.
1905 On this day in history hague soccer team ADO froms
1905 Emilio Segre on February - 01.
1905 Oswald Aschenbach, German painter, dies at 77 on February - 01.
1906 On February - 01 english Minister of Foreign Affairs Edward Grey's wife Dorothy fatally injured
1906 First federal penitentiary building completed, Leavenworth KS on February - 01.
1906 1st federal penitentiary building completed, Leavenworth, Kansas on this day in history.
1906 Hildegarde, Adell Wisc, night club vocalist (I'll Be Seeing You) on February - 01.
1907 On February - 01 alan Strode Campbell Ross, professor (coined the terms U & non-U)
1908 On February - 01 king Carlos I of Portugal and his son, Prince Luis Filipe are killed in Terreiro do Paco, Lisbon.
1908 Albie Booth, collegiate Hall of Fame football star (Yale) on February - 01.
1908 Carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by mob at 44 on this day in history.
1909 US Assay Office in Salt Lake City, Utah opens on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history douglas Hall, Governor (Somaliland Protectorate)
1910 On this day in history dragoumis government forms in Greece
1910 The first British labour exchange opens on February - 01.
1910 On February - 01 1st British labour exchange opens
1910 H Stanley Cayzer on February - 01.
1910 Otto Julius Bierbaum, German writer (Irrgarten Der Liebe), dies at 44 on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history jeffrey Kindersley Quill, Test pilot
1914 Pennsylvania State Board of [motion picture] Censors appointed on this day in history.
1914 Tanganyika Railway opens on this day in history.
1914 NY Giants & Chic White Sox play an exhibition baseball game in Egypt on this day in history.
1915 Stanley Matthews, 1st British soccer player to be knighted on this day in history.
1916 SS Empress Queen, stranded in fog off Bembridge, Isle of Wight, where she later broke up. Although there were 1300 troops on board all were got off on this day in history.
1916 On February - 01 gordon Hobday, Lord Lieutenant (Nottinghamshire)
1916 Anton Simon, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1917 On February - 01 admiral Tirpitz announces unlimited submarine war
1918 On February - 01 russia adopts Gregorian calendar (becomes Feb 14)
1918 The French ship LaDive is torpedoed in the Mediterranean on this day in history.
1918 Franz Lehars opera "Wo die Lerche singt," premieres in Budapest on February - 01.