February 10th

 

 

February 10, 1634

Galileo says the famous statement ” and yet it moves” after facing the Roman Inquisition.

 

 

 

February 10. 1755

Charles de Montesquieu dies.He was a French political thinker at the Enlightenment period.

 

 

 

 

February 10, 1898

Bertolt Brecht is born. One of the most important and influential play writers of the 20th c.

 

 

 

February 10, 1975

Nikos Kavvadias dies. He was one of the most famous and important poets of Greece.

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