Historical names for February include the Old English terms Solmonath (mud month) and Kale-monath (named for cabbage) as well as Charlemagne's designation Hornung. In Finnish, the month is called helmikuu, meaning "month of the pearl"; when snow melts on tree branches, it forms droplets, ...
Day by day listing of interesting historical events for February.
February holidays, famous birthdays, history, and fun facts. Kids learn the birthstone, flower, symbols for this month.
February This Day in History featuring Events in modern History.
Historical events for the 1st of February. See what famous, interesting and notable events happened throughout history on February 1.
Feb 2, 2017 ... Historical events for the 2nd of February. See what famous, interesting and notable events happened throughout history on February 2.
Historical People and Events for February - History Celebrities.
This Day in History -February special and historical events.
2 Feb. 1665, British forces capture New Amsterdam, the centre of the Dutch colony in North America. The trading settlement on the island of Manhattan is to be renamed New York in honour of the Duke of York, its new governor. 3 Feb. 1730, The London Daily Advertiser newspaper publishes the first stock exchange ...