On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1724

Famous Birthdays

  • Eva Marie Veigel [La Violette], Austrian ballet dancer and wife of actor David Garrick, born in Vienna, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 1822)
1724 Highlights

About February 29, 1724

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 296 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces