What Happened on February 24, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Those Were The Days" closes at Edison Theater NYC after 126 performances
  • End of World League of American Football's (WLAF) 1st draft
  • US & allies begin a ground war assault on Iraqi troops

Famous Deaths

  • George Gobel, Chicago, comedian (George Gobel Show), dies at 71
  • Jean Rogers, actress (Flash Gordon, Hot Cargo), dies at 74
  • Marcella Markham, dies of breast cancer at 68
  • Webb Pierce, US country singer (Bye Bye Love), dies of cancer at 64