< 02/17/ historical events on this date #onthisday #otd #history #twitterstorians #dh
Check out events on 02/17
Options
`whenYear` >='-3000'
AND `whenmonth` ='02' AND `whenDay` ='17'
ORDER BY `whenYear` ASC , `whenMonth`asc , `whenDay` ASC , `eventSig` DESC
LIMIT
0
,
200


Post Event
Add Quote
Share Photo
Upload Photo


...
731278
"Some talked, some wrote, and some fought to promote and establish it, but you and Mr. Jefferson thought for us all. I never take a retrospect of the years 1775 and 1776 without associating your opinions and speeches and conversations with all the great political, moral, and intellectual achievements of the Congress of those memorable years."
...
-348665
"It has also been a great solace to me, to believe that you are engaged in vindicating to posterity the course we have pursued for preserving to them, in all their purity, the blessings of self-government, which we had assisted too in acquiring for them. If ever the earth has beheld a system of administration conducted with a single and steadfast eye to the general interest and happiness of those committed to it, one which, protected by truth, can never know reproach, it is that to which our live"
...
-348648

1790 February 17

...
-420553



More Events