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February 1: Feast day of St. Brigit of Kildare (Western Christianity); Black History Month begins in Canada and the United States; LGBT History Month begins in the United Kingdom

West facade of the United States Supreme Court Building

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February 2: Groundhog Day in Canada and the United States

President F.W. de Klerk

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February 3: Setsubun in Japan; Feast day of Dom Justo Takayama in Japan and the Philippines; Four Chaplains' Day in the United States

Alfredo Stroessner

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February 4: Tu Bishvat (Judaism, 2015); Liberation Movement Day in Angola (1961); Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948)

Yasser Arafat in 1999

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February 5: Sapporo Snow Festival in Japan begins (2015); Kashmir Solidarity Day in Pakistan

The "Welcome Stranger" gold nugget

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February 6: Sami National Day (Sami people); Waitangi Day in New Zealand (1840); Ronald Reagan Day in California and Wisconsin

Queen Elizabeth II at her coronation

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February 7

Gold solidus of Leo I, struck 462–473 AD at Constantinople

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February 8: Prešeren Day in Slovenia

Theatrical poster for The Birth of a Nation

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February 9

Jefferson Davis

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February 10: Feast of Saint Paul's Shipwreck in Malta

HMS Dreadnought

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February 11: National Foundation Day in Japan

Bernadette Soubirous

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February 12: Red Hand Day

Fragment of the Sikhote-Alin meteorite

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February 13

Catherine Howard

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February 14: Valentine's Day; Feast of St. Brigit of Kildare (Eastern Christianity)

Pale Blue Dot

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February 15: National Day in Serbia (1804)

Wreckage of the USS Maine

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February 16: Shrove Monday (Western Christianity, 2015); Family Day in various regions of Canada (2015); Statehood Day in Lithuania (1918); Washington's Birthday (Presidents' Day) in the United States (2015)

Facsimile of the Act of Independence of Lithuania

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February 17: Mardi Gras/Shrove Tuesday (Western Christianity, 2015); Independence Day in Kosovo (2008)

Chaim Weizmann

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February 18: Ash Wednesday in Western Christianity (2015); Independence Day in the Gambia (1965)

Vasil Levski

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February 19: Chinese New Year, Korean New Year, Tsagaan Sar in Mongolia, and Losar in Bhutan and Tibet (2015)

The Soviet/Russian space station Mir

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February 20

Ranger-moon-image.jpg

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February 21: Language Movement Day in Bangladesh

Malcolm X

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February 22: Feast of Cathedra Petri (Catholicism)

USS Connecticut BB-18

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February 23: Clean Monday (Eastern Christianity, 2015); National Day in Brunei (1984); Defender of the Fatherland Day in Russia and several other former Soviet republics

AEA Silver Dart

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February 24: Independence Day in Estonia (1918); Flag Day in Mexico; National Artist Day in Thailand

President Juan Peron of Argentina

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February 25: Soviet Occupation Day in Georgia (1921); National Day in Kuwait (1961)

Edvard Beneš

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February 26: Ayyám-i-Há begins (Bahá'í calendar); Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991); Saviours' Day (Nation of Islam)

Napoleon's Return from Elba, by Charles Auguste Guillaume Steuben

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February 27: Independence Day in the Dominican Republic (1844)

The burning Reichstag building

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February 28: Kalevala Day in Finland

C. V. Raman

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February 29: Leap day (Gregorian calendar)

Ulrika Eleonora of Sweden

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