Detail of the statue of Johannes Gutenberg, bronze sculpture by Bertel Thorvaldsen, 1837, Mainz (mainz-tourismus.com)


Johannes Gutenberg

FEBRUARY 3, 2023

Johannes Gutenberg, a German goldsmith and printer, died in Mainz on Feb. 3, 1468, at an age of 70 or less.

John Argentein

John Argentein, an English physician and cleric, died Feb. 2, 1508, at an unknown age.

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Edward Donovan


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Charles Green


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USS Monitor


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Alexander von Middendorff


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Edward Bagnall Poulton


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Robert Burton


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Horace Wells


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William Baffin


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Simon Marius


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Edgar Allan Poe


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Joseph Dixon

Joseph Dixon, an American inventor and manufacturer, was born on Jan. 18, 1799.

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