February 28, 2004 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Over 1 million Taiwanese participating in the 228 Hand-in-Hand Rally form a 500-kilometre (300-mile) long human chain to commemorate the 228 Incident in 1947

Deaths in History

  • Andres Nuiamäe, Estonian soldier (b. 1982)
  • Carmen Laforet, famed Spanish novelist
  • Daniel J. Boorstin, American historian, writer, and Librarian of Congress (b. 1914)