On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1842

Famous Birthdays

  • Arrigo Boito, Itlaian opera composer (Mefistofele), and librettist (Verdi's "Falstaff"; mention Ponchielli's "La Gioconda"), born in Padua, Italy (d. 1918)
1842 Highlights

About February 24, 1842

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces