On This Day

February 1468 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 14 Johann Werner, German mathematician, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1522)
  • Feb 29 Paul III, last Renaissance Pope (1534-49)

Deaths in History


Person of interestJohannes Gutenberg

Feb 3 Johannes Gutenberg, German inventor (movable printing press), dies at 70 (birth date c. 1400)