25th February 1964 (46 Years)
Muhammad Ali, the famous American boxer, become World Champion.
26th February 1616 (394 Years)
Galileo Galilei was banned by the Roman Catholic Church from teaching that the earth orbits the sun.
26th February 1802 (208 Years)
Victor Marie Hugo, French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement, was born.
27th February 1902 (108 Years)
John Steinbeck, American author, Nobel Prize laureate, was born.
28th February 1820 (190 Years)
Sir John Tenniel, English graphic humorist, political cartoonist and famous for the illustrations of Alice in Wonderland, was born.
28th February 1903 (107 Years)
Vincente Minnelli, American stage and film director, famous for directing classic movie musicals as An American in Paris, was born.
28th February 1916 (94 Years)
Henry James, American-born British novelist and key figure of literary realism, died in London.
28th February 1929 (81 Years)
Frank Gehry, the architect, was born.
28th February 1941 (69 Years)
Alfonso XIII, King of Spain from 1886 until 1931, and monarch from birth, as his father Alfonso XII had died the previous year, died.
29th February 1792 (218 Years)
Gioachino Antonio Rossini, Italian composer who wrote The Barber of Seville, was born.
29th February 1908 (102 Years)
Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, best known as Balthus, Polish-French modern artist, was born.
1st March 1692 (318 Years)
Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, and Tituba are arrested for witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts.
1st March 1872 (138 Years)
Yellowstone National Park is established.
1st March 1872 usa (138 Years)
Yellowstone National Park is established.
1st March 1932 (78 Years)
Son of aviator Charles A. Lindbergh is kidnapped.
1st March 1938 (72 Years)
Gabriele D'Annunzio, Italian poet, playwright and politician, died.
2nd March 1791 (219 Years)
John Wesley, Anglican cleric and founder of the Methodist Church, dies.
2nd March 1797 (213 Years)
Horatio Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford, also known as Horace Walpole, English art historian, man of letters, antiquarian and Whig politician, died.
2nd March 1895 (115 Years)
The French Impressionist Painter, Berthe Morisot died.
2nd March 1913 (97 Years)
National Woman's Party forms.
2nd March 1919 (91 Years)
The first Communist International or Third International meets in Moscow.
2nd March 1919 (91 Years)
Jennifer Jones, the actress, was born.
2nd March 1968 (42 Years)
Daniel Craig, English actor, was born.
2nd March 1991 (19 Years)
Serge Gainsbourg, French singer-songwriter, actor, and director, died.
3rd March 1816 (194 Years)
William James Blacklock, an English landscape painter, is born.
3rd March 1847 (163 Years)
Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who patented the first practical telephone. was born.
3rd March 1914 (96 Years)
Asger Jorn, Danish painter and founding member of the avant-garde movement COBRA, was born.
3rd March 1938 (72 Years)
Oil is discovered in Saudi Arabia.
3rd March 1985 (25 Years)
NUM decided to end the Miner's strike.
3rd March 1996 (14 Years)
Marguerite Duras, a French writer of award-winning books such as L'Amant and film director, dies.

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