On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1809

Historical Events

  • Territory of Illinois organizes (including present-day Wisconsin)

Famous Birthdays

Felix Mendelssohn

(Jacob Ludwig) Felix Mendelssohn [Bartholdy], German composer and pianist (Italian Symphony; Songs Without Words), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1847)

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn
1809 Highlights

About February 3, 1809

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 212 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius