On This Day

February 1684 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 21 Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator)
  • Feb 22 William Pulteney, statesman (Earl of Bath), born in London, England
  • Feb 24 Matthias Braun, Czech sculptor (d. 1738)

Deaths in History

  • Feb 21 Pieter van den Abeelen, Dutch medallist/jeweller, dies at about 75