What Happened on February 3, 1809

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestFelix Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn [Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy], German composer and pianist (Great Scherzos), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1847)

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn