On This Day

February 1665 in History

Events in History

  • Feb 27 Battle at Elmina, Gold Coast: Vice-admiral De Ruyter beats English

Birthdays in History

Person of interestAnne Stuart

Feb 6 Anne Stuart, Queen of Great Britain (1702-14), born in St James's Palace, London (d. 1714)

Queen of England Anne Stuart
Queen of England
Anne Stuart
  • Feb 12 Rudolph Jakob Camerarius, German botanist and physician (sexuality of plants), born in Tübingen, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1721)

Deaths in History

  • Feb 28 Lodewijk van Nassau, Dutch governor (Bois-le-Duc), dies