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  • U.S.
    Thursday Feb 3, 1870

    Frederick Douglass

    15th Amendment

    U.S.
    Thursday Feb 3, 1870

    After the Civil War, when the 15th Amendment giving Blacks the right to vote was being debated, Douglass split with the Stanton-led faction of the women's rights movement. Douglass supported the amendment, which would grant suffrage to black men. Stanton opposed the 15th Amendment because it limited expansion of suffrage to black men; she predicted its passage would delay for decades the cause for women's right to vote. Stanton argued that American women and black men should band together to fight for universal suffrage, and opposed any bill that split the issues.




  • U.S.
    Monday Feb 3, 1896

    X-ray

    Collecting the results of X-rays of fractured wrist

    U.S.
    Monday Feb 3, 1896

    On 3 February 1896 Gilman Frost, professor of medicine at the college, and his brother Edwin Frost, professor of physics, exposed the wrist of Eddie McCarthy, whom Gilman had treated some weeks earlier for a fracture, to the X-rays and collected the resulting image of the broken bone on gelatin photographic plates obtained from Howard Langill, a local photographer also interested in Röntgen's work.




  • Santa Monica, California, U.S.
    Friday Feb 3, 1961

    Anna May Wong

    Death

    Santa Monica, California, U.S.
    Friday Feb 3, 1961

    On February 3, 1961, at the age of 56, Anna died of a heart attack as she slept at home in Santa Monica, two days after her final screen performance on television's The Barbara Stanwyck Show.




  • Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Monday Feb 3, 2014

    Facebook, Inc.

    The Company Celebrated Its 10th anniversary

    Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Monday Feb 3, 2014

    The company celebrated its 10th anniversary during the week of February 3, 2014.




  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 3, 2015

    Uber

    Uber opens robotics research facility In Pittsburgh to build self-driving cars

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 3, 2015

    Uber opens robotics research facility In Pittsburgh to build self-driving cars. In May, Uber poaches 50 employees from Carnegie Mellon's National Robotics Engineering Center.




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