What Happened on February 24, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


BattleCoup d'état

Minister of War Juan Perón leads a coup in Argentina

General and President of Argentina Juan Perón
General and President of Argentina
Juan Perón

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Bostwick, San Mateo Ca, actor (Rocky Horror Show, Megaforce)
  • Nicky Hopkins, rock pianist (Stones-Ruby Tuesday, Quicksilver)
  • Sheila Larkin, American actress (Deborah-Storefront Lawyer), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakeliet), dies at 80