Today in History, English
Today in History, English

15961February 10Event1998 – Voters in Maine repeal a gay rights law passed in 1997 becoming the first U.S. state to abandon such a law.
15962February 10Event2003 – France and Belgium break the NATO procedure of silent approval concerning the timing of protective measures for Turkey in case of a possible war with Iraq.
15963February 10Event2009 – The communications satellites Iridium 33 and Kosmos 2251 collide in orbit, destroying both.
15964February 10Event2013 – Thirty-six people are killed and 39 others are injured in a stampede in Allahabad, India, during the Kumbh Mela festival.
15965February 10Birth1499 – Thomas Platter, Swiss author and scholar (d. 1582)
15966February 10Birth1524 – Albrecht Giese, Polish-German politician (d. 1580)
15967February 10Birth1606 – Christine Marie of France (d. 1663)
15968February 10Birth1609 – John Suckling, English poet and playwright (d. 1642)
15969February 10Birth1685 – Aaron Hill, English poet and playwright (d. 1750)
15970February 10Birth1696 – Johann Melchior Molter, German violinist and composer (d. 1765)
15971February 10Birth1744 – William Cornwallis, English admiral and politician (d. 1819)
15972February 10Birth1775 – Charles Lamb, English author (d. 1834)
15973February 10Birth1785 – Claude-Louis Navier, French physicist and engineer (d. 1836)
15974February 10Birth1795 – Ary Scheffer, Dutch-French painter (d. 1858)
15975February 10Birth1808 – Honoré Daumier, French illustrator and painter (d. 1879)
15976February 10Birth1821 – Roberto Bompiani, Italian painter (d. 1908)
15977February 10Birth1824 – Samuel Plimsoll, English merchant and politician (d. 1898)
15978February 10Birth1842 – Agnes Mary Clerke, Irish astronomer (d. 1907)
15979February 10Birth1846 – Lord Charles Beresford, Irish admiral and politician (d. 1919)
15980February 10Birth1846 – Ira Remsen, American chemist and academic (d. 1927)
15981February 10Birth1847 – Nabinchandra Sen, Bangladeshi poet and author (d. 1909)
15982February 10Birth1859 – Alexandre Millerand, French lawyer and politician, 12th President of France (d. 1943)
15983February 10Birth1867 – Robert Garran, Australian public servant (d. 1957)
15984February 10Birth1868 – Prince Waldemar of Prussia (d. 1879)
15985February 10Birth1868 – William Allen White, American journalist and author (d. 1944)
15986February 10Birth1879 – Ernst Põdder, Estonian general (d. 1932)
15987February 10Birth1881 – Pauline Brunius, Swedish actress and director (d. 1954)
15988February 10Birth1884 – Frederick Hawksworth, English engineer (d. 1976)
15989February 10Birth1888 – Giuseppe Ungaretti, Egyptian-Italian soldier, journalist, and poet (d. 1970)
15990February 10Birth1890 – Fanny Kaplan, Ukrainian-Russian activist and rebel (d. 1918)

* Görseller ve İçerik tekif hakkına sahip olabilir