On This Day

Historical Events in February 1816

  • Feb 13 -14] Teatro San Carlo in Naples destroyed by fire

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Feb 20 Gioachino Rossini's opera "Barber of Seville" premieres in Rome

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 27 Dutch regain Suriname from the French after the defeat of Napoleon

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte