February 6, 1834 in History

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Birthdays in History

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

Deaths in History

  • Richard Lemon Lander, British explorer, dies from his injuries sustained by a musket ball at 29