What Happened on February 6, 1834

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Edwin Klebs, German physician and bacteriologist (bacterial theory of infection, diphtheria bacillus), born in K√∂nigsberg, Kingdom of Prussia (d. 1913)
  • Ema Puksec, Croatian singer (d. 1889)
  • William Dorsey Pender, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1863)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Lemon Lander, British explorer (b. 1804)