What Happened on February 28, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 36th Razzies Awards: "Fifty Shades of Grey" wins worst film, worst actor and actress

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88th Academy Awards: Best Picture "Spotlight", Best Director Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Best Actor/Actress Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson

  • Explosion at Severnaya coal mine in Vorkuta, Russia kills 36, including 5 rescuers

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Kelly, Irish stage and screen actor (Father Ted), dies at 77