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Subject: [Q-R] Today in History Feb 7
Date: Sat, 7 Feb 2004 10:21:55 EST


Feb 7,1812 Earthquakes strike New Madrid, Missouri, 8.2
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Feb 7, 1478 Happy Birthday Sir Thomas More-author-"Utopia"
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Feb 7, 1812 Happy Birthday Charles John Huffam Dickens-novelist-"David
Copperfield" and Oliver Twist"
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Feb 7, 1837 King Gustav lV of Sweden dies at age 59
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Feb 7, 1792 John Graves Simcoe advertises Upper Canada Crown Lands for sale,
however, US citizens wishing to settle in Canada can get free land grants
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Feb 7, 1804 Happy Birthday John Deere-manufacturer of agricultural implements
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Feb 7, 1837 Happy Birthday James Augustus Henry Murry-created the Oxford
Dictionary


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