What Happened In February 1836 In History
Historical Events for February, 1836
- 23rd » Texas Revolution: The Battle of the Alamo begins in San Antonio, Texas.
- 25th » Samuel Colt is granted a United States patent for the Colt Firearms named Colt revolver.
Famous Birthdays on February in 1836
- 17th » Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer, Spanish poet (d. 1870)
- 18th » Ramakrishna, Indian mystic and guru (d. 1886)
- 21st » Léo Delibes, French composer (d. 1891)
- 22nd » Mahesh Chandra Nyayratna Bhattacharyya, Indian scholar, academic, and reformer (d. 1906)
- 24th » Winslow Homer, American painter (d. 1910)
- 29th » Dickey Pearce, American baseball player and manager (d. 1908)
Famous Deaths for February 1836
- 28th » Friedrich August Grotefend, German philologist (b. 1798)
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