On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1868

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st British government of Benjamin Disraeli forms

British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli
British Prime Minister
Benjamin Disraeli

Famous Deaths

  • Ludwig I, King of Bavaria (1825-48), dies at 81
1868 Highlights

About February 29, 1868

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces