What Happened on February 1, 1810

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st insurance company managed by blacks (American Insurance Co of Philadelphia)
  • Seville, Spain surrenders to French
  • US Population: 7,239,881, Black population: 1,377,808 (19%)

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Lenox Remond, African American orator and abolitionist (d. 1873), born in Salem, Massachusetts