On This Day

February 1752 in History

Events in History

  • Feb 3 Dutch States-General forbids export of windmills

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 17 Friedrich M Klinger, German playwright (Wirrwarr)
  • Feb 25 John Graves Simcoe, first Lieutenant-Governor of Upper Canada (d. 1806)

Deaths in History

  • Feb 9 Fredric Hasselquist, Swedish naturalist (b. 1722)