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Events

  • 421Constantius III becomes co-Emperor of the Western Roman Empire.
  • 1238 – The Mongols burn the Russian city of Vladimir.
  • 1250Seventh Crusade: Crusaders engage Ayyubid forces in the Battle of Al Mansurah.
  • 1347 – The Byzantine civil war of 1341–47 ends with a power-sharing agreement between John VI Kantakouzenos and John V Palaiologos.
  • 1575Leiden University is founded, and given the motto Praesidium Libertatis.
  • 1587Mary, Queen of Scots, is executed on suspicion of having been involved in the Babington Plot to murder her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I.
  • 1590Luis de Carabajal the younger is tortured by the Inquisition in Mexico City.
  • 1601Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, rebels against Queen Elizabeth I and the revolt is quickly crushed.
  • 1693 – The College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, is granted a charter by King William III and Queen Mary II.
  • 1807 – After two days of bitter fighting, the Russians under Bennigsen and the Prussians under L'Estocq concede the Battle of Eylau to Napoleon.
  • 1817Las Heras crosses the Andes with an army to join San Martín and liberate Chile from Spain.
  • 1837Richard Johnson becomes the first Vice President of the United States chosen by the United States Senate.
  • 1865 – In the United States, Delaware voters reject the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, and vote to continue the practice of slavery. (Delaware finally ratifies the amendment on February 12, 1901.)
  • 1879Sandford Fleming first proposes adoption of Universal Standard Time at a meeting of the Royal Canadian Institute.
  • 1879 – The England cricket team led by Lord Harris is attacked during a riot during a match in Sydney.
  • 1885 – The first government-approved Japanese immigrants arrived in Hawaii.
  • 1887 – The Dawes Act authorizes the President of the United States to survey Native American tribal land and divide it into individual allotments.
  • 1904Battle of Port Arthur: A surprise torpedo attack by the Japanese at Port Arthur, China starts the Russo-Japanese War.
  • 1904 – Aceh War: Dutch Colonial Army's Marechaussee regiment led by General G.C.E. van Daalen launch military campaign to capture Gayo Highland, Alas Highland, and Batak Highland in Dutch East Indies' Northern Sumatra region, which ends with genocide to Acehnese and Bataks people.
  • 1910 – The Boy Scouts of America is incorporated by William D. Boyce.
  • 1915D. W. Griffith's controversial film The Birth of a Nation premieres in Los Angeles.
  • 1922 – United States President Warren G. Harding introduces the first radio set in the White House.
  • 1925 – National day of Air Force of Iran
  • 1924Capital punishment: The first state execution in the United States by gas chamber takes place in Nevada.
  • 1942World War II: Japan invades Singapore.
  • 1942 – World War II: Dutch Colonial Army General Destruction Unit (AVC, Algemene Vernielings Corps) burns Banjarmasin, South Borneo to avoid Japanese capture.
  • 1945 – World War II: The United Kingdom and Canada commence Operation Veritable to occupy the west bank of the Rhine.
  • 1945 -- Mikhail Devyataev escapes with nine other Soviet inmates from a Nazi concentration camp in Usedom on the island of Peenemünde by hijacking the camp commandant's Heinkel He 111.
  • 1946 – The first portion of the Revised Standard Version of the Bible, the first serious challenge to the popularity of the Authorized King James Version, is published.
  • 1948 – The formal creation of the Korean People's Army of North Korea is announced.
  • 1949Cardinal Mindszenty of Hungary is sentenced for treason.
  • 1950 – The Stasi, the secret police of East Germany, is established.
  • 1952Elizabeth II is proclaimed Queen of the United Kingdom.
  • 1955 – The Government of Sindh, Pakistan, abolishes the Jagirdari system in the province. One million acres (4000 km2) of land thus acquired is to be distributed among the landless peasants.
  • 1960 – Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom issues an Order-in-Council, stating that she and her family would be known as the House of Windsor, and that her descendants will take the name "Mountbatten-Windsor".
  • 1960 – The first eight brass star plaques are installed in the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  • 1962Charonne massacre. Nine trade unionists are killed by French police at the instigation of Nazi collaborator Maurice Papon, then chief of the Paris Prefecture of Police.
  • 1963 – Travel, financial and commercial transactions by United States citizens to Cuba are made illegal by the John F. Kennedy administration.
  • 1963 – The regime of Prime Minister of Iraq, Brigadier General Abd al-Karim Qasim is overthrown by the Ba'ath Party.
  • 1965Eastern Air Lines Flight 663 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean and explodes, killing everyone aboard.
  • 1968American civil rights movement: The Orangeburg massacre: An attack on black students from South Carolina State University who are protesting racial segregation at the town's only bowling alley, leaves three or four dead in Orangeburg, South Carolina.
  • 1971 – The NASDAQ stock market index opens for the first time.
  • 1971 – South Vietnamese ground troops launch an incursion into Laos to try to cut off the Ho Chi Minh trail and stop communist infiltration.
  • 1974 – After 84 days in space, the crew of Skylab 4, the last crew to visit American space station Skylab, returns to Earth.
  • 1978 – Proceedings of the United States Senate are broadcast on radio for the first time.
  • 1981 – Twenty-one association football spectators are trampled to death at Karaiskakis Stadium in Neo Faliro, Greece, after a football match between Olympiacos F.C. and AEK Athens F.C.
  • 1983 – The Melbourne dust storm hits Australia's second largest city. The result of the worst drought on record and a day of severe weather conditions, a Script error: No such module "convert". deep dust cloud envelops the city, turning day to night.
  • 1986Hinton train collision: Twenty-three people are killed when a VIA Rail passenger train collides with a 118-car Canadian National freight train near the town of Hinton, Alberta, west of Edmonton. It is the worst rail accident in Canada until the Lac-Mégantic, Quebec derailment in 2013 which killed forty-seven people.
  • 1989Independent Air Flight 1851 strikes Pico Alto mountain while on approach to Santa Maria Airport (Azores) killing all 144 passengers on board.
  • 1993General Motors sues NBC after Dateline NBC allegedly rigs two crashes intended to demonstrate that some GM pickups can easily catch fire if hit in certain places. NBC settles the lawsuit the next day.
  • 1996 – The U.S. Congress passes the Communications Decency Act.
  • 2005Sri Lankan Civil War: Sri Lankan Tamil politician and former MP A. Chandranehru dies of injuries sustained in an ambush the previous day.
  • 2010 – A freak storm in the Hindu Kush mountains of Afghanistan triggers a series of at least 36 avalanches, burying over two miles of road, killing at least 172 people and trapping over 2,000 travelers.
  • 2013A blizzard disrupts transportation and leaves hundreds of thousands of people without electricity in the Northeastern United States and parts of Canada.
  • 2014 – A hotel fire in Medina, Saudi Arabia kills 15 Egyptian pilgrims with 130 others injured.

Births

  • 120Vettius Valens, Greek astronomer, mathematician, and astrologer (d. 175)
  • 412Proclus, Greek mathematician and philosopher (d. 485)
  • 785Saga, emperor of Japan (d. 842)
  • 882Muhammad ibn Tughj al-Ikhshid, Egyptian commander and politician, Abbasid Governor of Egypt (d. 946)
  • 1191Yaroslav II of Vladimir (d. 1246)
  • 1291Afonso IV of Portugal (d. 1357)
  • 1405Constantine XI Palaiologos, Byzantine emperor (d. 1453)
  • 1487Ulrich, Duke of Württemberg (d. 1550)
  • 1552Agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet and soldier (d. 1630)
  • 1577Robert Burton, English priest, physician, and scholar (d. 1640)
  • 1591Guercino, Italian painter (d. 1666)
  • 1685Charles-Jean-François Hénault, French historian and author (d. 1770)
  • 1700Daniel Bernoulli, Dutch-Swiss mathematician and physicist (d. 1782)
  • 1708Václav Jan Kopřiva, Bohemian organist and composer (d. 1789)
  • 1720Emperor Sakuramachi of Japan (d. 1750)
  • 1741André Grétry, Belgian-French organist and composer (d. 1813)
  • 1762Gia Long, Vietnamese emperor (d. 1820)
  • 1764Joseph Leopold Eybler, Austrian composer and conductor (d. 1846)
  • 1792Caroline Augusta of Bavaria (d. 1873)
  • 1798Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia (d. 1849)
  • 1804Richard Lemon Lander, English explorer (d. 1834)
  • 1807Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, English sculptor and zoologist (d. 1889)
  • 1817Richard S. Ewell, American general (d. 1872)
  • 1819John Ruskin, English author, critic, and academic (d. 1900)
  • 1820William Tecumseh Sherman, American general (d. 1891)
  • 1822Maxime Du Camp, French photographer and journalist (d. 1894)
  • 1825Henry Walter Bates, English geographer, biologist, and explorer (d. 1892)
  • 1828Jules Verne, French author, poet, and playwright (d. 1905)
  • 1829Vital-Justin Grandin, French-Canadian bishop and missionary (d. 1902)
  • 1830Abdülaziz of the Ottoman Empire (d. 1876)
  • 1834Dmitri Mendeleev, Russian chemist and academic (d. 1907)
  • 1850Kate Chopin, American author (d. 1904)
  • 1866Moses Gomberg, Ukrainian-American chemist and academic (d. 1947)
  • 1878Martin Buber, Austrian-Israeli philosopher and academic (d. 1965)
  • 1880Franz Marc, German soldier and painter (d. 1916)
  • 1880 – Viktor Schwanneke, German actor and director (d. 1931)
  • 1882Thomas Selfridge, American lieutenant and pilot (d. 1908)
  • 1883Joseph Schumpeter, Czech-American economist and political scientist (d. 1950)
  • 1884Snowy Baker, Australian boxer, rugby player, and actor (d. 1953)
  • 1886Charlie Ruggles, American actor (d. 1970)
  • 1888Edith Evans, English actress (d. 1976)
  • 1890Claro M. Recto, Filipino lawyer, jurist, and politician (d. 1960)
  • 1893Ba Maw, Burmese lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Burma (d. 1977)
  • 1894King Vidor, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1982)
  • 1897Zakir Hussain, Indian academic and politician, 3rd president of India (d. 1969)
  • 1899Lonnie Johnson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1970)
  • 1903Greta Keller, Austrian-American singer and actress (d. 1977)
  • 1906Chester Carlson, American physicist and lawyer, invented Xerography (d. 1968)
  • 1909Elisabeth Murdoch, Australian philanthropist (d. 2012)
  • 1911Elizabeth Bishop, American poet and author (d. 1979)
  • 1913Betty Field, American actress (d. 1973)
  • 1913 – Danai Stratigopoulou, Greek singer-songwriter (d. 2009)
  • 1914Bill Finger, American author and screenwriter, co-created Batman (d. 1974)
  • 1915Georges Guétary, Egyptian-French singer, dancer, and actor (d. 1997)
  • 1918Freddie Blassie, American wrestler and manager (d. 2003)
  • 1920George W. George, American theater, Broadway, and film producer (d. 2007)
  • 1921Barney Danson, Canadian colonel and politician, 21st Canadian Minister of National Defence (d. 2011)
  • 1921 – Lana Turner, American actress (d. 1995)
  • 1922Audrey Meadows, American actress and banker (d. 1996)
  • 1925Jack Lemmon, American actor (d. 2001)
  • 1926Neal Cassady, American author and poet (d. 1968)
  • 1926 – Birgitte Reimer, Danish film actress
  • 1929Claude Rich, French actor and screenwriter
  • 1930Alejandro Rey, Argentinian-American actor and director (d. 1987)
  • 1930 – Arlan Stangeland, American farmer and politician (d. 2013)
  • 1931James Dean, American actor (d. 1955)
  • 1932Cliff Allison, English race car driver and businessman (d. 2005)
  • 1932 – John Williams, American pianist, composer, and conductor
  • 1933Elly Ameling, Dutch soprano
  • 1937Joe Raposo, American pianist and composer (d. 1989)
  • 1937 – Harry Wu, Chinese human rights activist (d. 2016)
  • 1939Jose Maria Sison, Filipino activist and theorist
  • 1940Ted Koppel, English-American journalist
  • 1941Nick Nolte, American actor and producer
  • 1941 – Tom Rush, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
  • 1941 – Jagjit Singh, Indian singer-songwriter (d. 2011)
  • 1942Robert Klein, American comedian, actor, and singer
  • 1942 – Terry Melcher, American singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2004)
  • 1943Creed Bratton, American actor
  • 1943 – Pirzada Qasim, Pakistani poet and academic
  • 1944Roger Lloyd-Pack, English actor (d. 2014)
  • 1944 – Tony Minson, English virologist and academic
  • 1944 – Sebastião Salgado, Brazilian photographer and journalist
  • 1947Kerrie Biddell, Australian singer and pianist (d. 2014)
  • 1947 – J. Richard Gott, American astronomer and academic
  • 1948Dan Seals, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2009)
  • 1948 – Ron Tyson, American singer-songwriter
  • 1949Brooke Adams, American actress, producer, and screenwriter
  • 1949 – Niels Arestrup, French actor, director, and screenwriter
  • 1950Cristina Ferrare, American model and actress
  • 1952Marinho Chagas, Brazilian footballer and coach (d. 2014)
  • 1953Mary Steenburgen, American actress
  • 1955John Grisham, American lawyer and author
  • 1955 – Jim Neidhart, American wrestler
  • 1956Marques Johnson, American basketball player and sportscaster
  • 1956 – Dave Meros, American bass player
  • 1957Katherine Freese, American astrophysicist and academic
  • 1958Sherri Martel, American wrestler and manager (d. 2007)
  • 1958 – Marina Silva, Brazilian environmentalist and politician
  • 1959Mauricio Macri, Argentinian businessman and politician, President of Argentina
  • 1960Benigno Aquino III, Filipino politician, 15th President of the Philippines
  • 1960 – Dino Ciccarelli, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1960 – Stuart Hamm, American bass player
  • 1961Vince Neil, American singer-songwriter and actor
  • 1961 – Bruce Timm, American animator and producer
  • 1962Daniel Levy, English businessman
  • 1963Mohammad Azharuddin, Indian cricketer and politician
  • 1963 – Joshua Kadison, American singer-songwriter and pianist
  • 1964Trinny Woodall, English fashion designer and author
  • 1965Dicky Cheung, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • 1965 – Miguel Pardeza, Spanish footballer
  • 1966Alex Antonitsch, Austrian tennis player
  • 1966 – Bruno Labbadia, German footballer and manager
  • 1966 – Sarah Montague, English journalist and radio host
  • 1966 – Kirk Muller, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
  • 1966 – Hristo Stoichkov, Bulgarian footballer and manager
  • 1968Gary Coleman, American actor (d. 2010)
  • 1969Mary Robinette Kowal, American puppeteer and author
  • 1969 – Mary McCormack, American actress and producer
  • 1970John Filan, Australian footballer and coach
  • 1970 – Alonzo Mourning, American basketball player
  • 1971Aidy Boothroyd, English footballer and manager
  • 1971 – Mika Karppinen, Swedish-Finnish drummer and songwriter
  • 1974Seth Green, American actor, voice artist, comedian, producer, writer, and director
  • 1976Khaled Mashud, Bangladeshi cricketer
  • 1976 – Nicolas Vouilloz, French race car driver and biker
  • 1977Barry Hall, Australian footballer
  • 1977 – Roman Kostomarov, Russian ice dancer
  • 1978Mick de Brenni, Australian politician
  • 1979Aaron Cook, American baseball player
  • 1981Steve Gohouri, Ivorian footballer (d. 2015)
  • 1981 – Myriam Montemayor Cruz, Mexican singer
  • 1983Jermaine Anderson, Canadian basketball player
  • 1983 – Cory Jane, New Zealand rugby player
  • 1983 – Jim Verraros, American singer and actor
  • 1984Manuel Osborne-Paradis, Canadian skier
  • 1984 – Cecily Strong, American actress
  • 1984 – Panagiotis Vasilopoulos, Greek basketball player
  • 1985Petra Cetkovská, Czech tennis player
  • 1985 – Jeremy Davis, American bass player and songwriter
  • 1987Javi García, Spanish footballer
  • 1987 – Carolina Kostner, Italian figure skater
  • 1988Keegan Meth, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • 1989Zac Guildford, New Zealand rugby player
  • 1989 – Courtney Vandersloot, American basketball player
  • 1991Aristidis Soiledis, Greek footballer
  • 1991 – Nam Woo-hyun, South Korean singer-songwriter, dancer, actor
  • 1991 – Roberto Soriano, Italian footballer
  • 1992Carl Jenkinson, English-Finnish footballer
  • 1994Nikki Yanofsky, Canadian singer-songwriter
  • 1998Orlando Luz, Brazilian tennis player

Deaths

  • 538Severus of Antioch, patriarch of Antioch
  • 1204Alexios IV Angelos, Byzantine emperor (b. 1182)
  • 1250Robert I, Count of Artois (b. 1216)
  • 1250 – William II Longespée, English martyr (b. 1212)
  • 1265Hulagu Khan, Mongol ruler (b. 1217)
  • 1296Przemysł II of Poland (b. 1257)
  • 1587Mary, Queen of Scots (b. 1542)
  • 1599Robert Rollock, Scottish theologian and academic (b. 1555)
  • 1676Alexis of Russia (b. 1629)
  • 1623Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter, English soldier and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Northamptonshire (b. 1546)
  • 1640Murad IV, Ottoman sultan (b. 1612)
  • 1696Ivan V of Russia (b. 1666)
  • 1709Giuseppe Torelli, Italian violinist and composer (b. 1658)
  • 1725Peter the Great, Russian emperor (b. 1672)
  • 1749Jan van Huysum, Dutch painter (b. 1682)
  • 1750Aaron Hill, English playwright and poet (b. 1685)
  • 1768George Dance the Elder, English architect, designed St Leonard's and St Botolph's Aldgate (b. 1695)
  • 1772Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (b. 1719)
  • 1849François Habeneck, French violinist and conductor (b. 1781)
  • 1849 – France Prešeren, Slovenian poet and lawyer (b. 1800)
  • 1856Agostino Bassi, Italian entomologist and academic (b. 1773)
  • 1907Hendrik Willem Bakhuis Roozeboom, Dutch chemist and academic (b. 1854)
  • 1910Hans Jæger, Norwegian philosopher and activist (b. 1854)
  • 1915François Langelier, Canadian journalist, lawyer, and politician, 10th Lieutenant Governor of Quebec (b. 1838)
  • 1921George Formby Sr, English actor and singer (b. 1876)
  • 1921 – Peter Kropotkin, Russian zoologist, geographer, and philologist (b. 1842)
  • 1932Yordan Milanov, Bulgarian architect, designed the Sveti Sedmochislenitsi Church (b. 1867)
  • 1935Eemil Nestor Setälä, Finnish linguist and politician, Finnish Minister for Foreign Affairs (b. 1864)
  • 1936Charles Curtis, American lawyer and politician, 31st Vice President of the United States (b. 1860)
  • 1945Italo Santelli, Italian fencer and coach (b. 1866)
  • 1956Connie Mack, American baseball player and manager (b. 1862)
  • 1957Walther Bothe, German physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1891)
  • 1957 – John von Neumann, Hungarian-American mathematician and physicist (b. 1903)
  • 1960J. L. Austin, English philosopher and academic (b. 1911)
  • 1960 – Giles Gilbert Scott, English architect and engineer, designed the Red telephone box and Liverpool Cathedral (b. 1880)
  • 1963George Dolenz, Italian-American actor (b. 1908)
  • 1964Ernst Kretschmer, German psychiatrist and author (b. 1888)
  • 1968Maurice Maillot, French actor (b. 1906)
  • 1972Markos Vamvakaris, Greek singer-songwriter and bouzouki player (b. 1905)
  • 1975Robert Robinson, English chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1886)
  • 1977Eivind Groven, Norwegian composer and theorist (b. 1901)
  • 1979Dennis Gabor, Hungarian-English physicist and engineer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1900)
  • 1980Nikos Xilouris, Greek singer-songwriter (b. 1936)
  • 1982John Hay Whitney, American financier and diplomat, United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom (b. 1904)
  • 1985William Lyons, English businessman, co-founded Swallow Sidecar Company (b. 1901)
  • 1987Harriet E. MacGibbon, American actress (b. 1905)
  • 1990Del Shannon, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1934)
  • 1992Stanley Armour Dunham, American sergeant (b. 1918)
  • 1994Raymond Scott, American pianist and composer (b. 1908)
  • 1996Del Ennis, American baseball player (b. 1925)
  • 1998Halldór Laxness, Icelandic author, poet, and playwright, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1902)
  • 1998 – Enoch Powell, English soldier and politician, Secretary of State for Health (b. 1912)
  • 1998 – Julian Simon, American economist and author (b. 1932)
  • 1999Iris Murdoch, Irish-born British novelist and philosopher (b. 1919)
  • 2000Sid Abel, Canadian-American ice hockey player, coach, and sportscaster (b. 1918)
  • 2000 – Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  • 2001Ivo Caprino, Norwegian director and screenwriter (b. 1920)
  • 2002Ong Teng Cheong, Singaporean architect and politician, 5th President of Singapore (b. 1936)
  • 2004Julius Schwartz, American journalist and author (b. 1915)
  • 2005A. Chandranehru, Sri Lankan sailor and politician (b. 1944)
  • 2005 – Keith Knudsen, American singer-songwriter and drummer (b. 1948)
  • 2006Elton Dean, English saxophonist, songwriter, and producer (b. 1945)
  • 2006 – Thierry Fortineau, French actor (b. 1953)
  • 2006 – Akira Ifukube, Japanese composer (b. 1914)
  • 2007Anna Nicole Smith, American model and actress (b. 1967)
  • 2007 – Ian Stevenson, Canadian-American psychiatrist and academic (b. 1918)
  • 2010John Murtha, American colonel and politician (b. 1932)
  • 2011Tony Malinosky, American baseball player and soldier (b. 1909)
  • 2012Wando, Brazilian singer-songwriter (b. 1945)
  • 2012 – Gunther Plaut, German-Canadian rabbi and author (b. 1912)
  • 2012 – Luis Alberto Spinetta, Argentinian singer-songwriter (b. 1950)
  • 2013Giovanni Cheli, Italian cardinal (b. 1918)
  • 2013 – James DePreist, American conductor and educator (b. 1936)
  • 2013 – Maureen Dragone, American journalist and author (b. 1920)
  • 2014Els Borst, Dutch physician and politician, Deputy Prime Minister of the Netherlands (b. 1932)
  • 2014 – Maicon Pereira de Oliveira, Brazilian footballer (b. 1988)
  • 2014 – Nancy Holt, American sculptor and painter (b. 1938)
  • 2015Rauni-Leena Luukanen-Kilde, Finnish physician and parapsychologist (b. 1939)
  • 2015 – Andrew Rosenfeld, English businessman, co-founded Minerva (b. 1962)
  • 2015 – Müzeyyen Senar, Turkish singer-songwriter (b. 1918)
  • 2016Amelia Bence, Argentine actress (b. 1914)
  • 2016 – Nida Fazli, Indian poet and songwriter (b. 1938)
  • 2016 – Margaret Forster, English historian, author, and critic (b. 1938)
  • 2016 – Roy Señeres, Filipino businessman, lawyer, and politician (b. 1947)
  • 2016 – Violette Verdy, French ballerina (b. 1933)

Holidays and observances

  • Christian feast day:
    • Cuthmann of Steyning
    • Gerolamo Emiliani
    • Josephine Bakhita
    • Juventius of Pavia
    • Meingold of Huy
    • Stephen of Muret
    • February 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Earliest day on which Feast of Orthodoxy can fall, while March 14 is the latest; celebrated 42 days before Easter. (Orthodoxy)
  • Parinirvana Day (some Mahayana Buddhism traditions, most celebrate on February 15)
  • Prešeren Day (Slovenia)
  • Propose Day

External links

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