February 07 History

February is the second month of the year in our modern-day Gregorian calendar. It is the year’s shortest month with only 28 days in common years and 29 days in leap years.

According to Gregory calendar, the day number 365 in a year and if it is a leap year then the day number is 366. February 07 has its own special significance in India and world history.

February is named after the Latin word februum, or maybe even the more ancient februa, which was a spring festival of washing and purification.

The page contains not only the Important historical events but also famous birthdays and deaths of each day. Search what happened today in Indian history and world history.

Here you will find some important events that happened today in Indian and world history on February 07. Read on to know more about this day.

List of Important Historical events of 07 February:

  • 1788: Sydney was named and named by the British Colony of New South Wales.
  • 1795: The Eleventh Amendment to the United States Constitution is passed.
  • 1800: A referendum in France confirmed Napoleon as the first Consul by a substantial majority.
  • 1831: The European country, Belgium, adopted the constitution.
  • 1856: Tasmania Parliament arranges confidential ballot for the first time in the world.
  • 1862: Edward Brown, a British writer and scholar, is born.
  • 1864: Federal troops capture Jacksonville’s Florida.
  • 1867: West Virginia University Morgantown is established.
  • 1904: 1500 buildings burned to ashes due to heavy fire in Baltimore, USA.
  • 1915: For the first time a wireless message was sent to the station by a moving train.
  • 1940: Railways were nationalized in Britain.
  • 1940: The Walt Disney animated film Pinocchio premieres at a theater in New York City.
  • 1943: Shoes rationing system implemented in America.
  • 1959: Fidel Castro announces new Cuban constitution.
  • 1974: Grenada, a small country located on the continent of Central America, gained independence.
  • 1990: Communist Party of Soviet Union votes to end monopoly of power, clearing the way for multilateral elections.
  • 1992: European countries signed the Treaty of Friendship in the Netherlands.
  • 1999: Jordan’s Crown Prince Abdullah takes over.
  • 1999: Jordan’s King Hussein died of cancer and his son Abdullah II inherited the throne.
  • 2001: Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak defeated in the election, Ariel Sharon becomes the new Prime Minister.

Famous birthdays and birth anniversaries on this day

  • 1812: Charles Dickens, an English writer, and social critic.
  • 1864: P. S. Sivaswami Iyer, a prominent lawyer, administrator, and statesman.
  • 1898: Ramabai Bhimrao Ambedkar, the first wife of B. R. Ambedkar.
  • 1902: Devaneya Pavanar, a prominent Indian Tamil author.
  • 1934: Sujit Kumar, an Indian film actor, and producer.
  • 1938: S. Ramachandran Pillai, a communist politician from Kerala, India.
  • 1987: Durjoy Datta, an Indian author, and screenwriter.
  • 1993: Srikanth Kidambi, an Indian badminton player.

Death anniversaries of famous people in India and the world

  • 1333: Nikko, the founder of Shoshu Buddhism.
  • 1894: Adolphe Sax, a Belgian inventor and musician who created the saxophone.
  • 1938: Harvey S. Firestone, an American businessman and the founder of the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company.
  • 1999: Hussein bin Talal, King of Jordan.

The Most Important Historical events of February Month

February 01 February 02 February 03 February 04

February 05 February 06 February 07 February 08

February 09 February 10 February 11 February 12

February 13 February 14 February 15 February 16

February 17 February 18 February 19 February 20

February 21 February 22 February 23 February 24

February 25 February 26 February 27 February 28

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Also See: Today in Indian and World History – What Happened Today In History


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