On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1874

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestHonus Wagner

Honus Wagner, American Baseball Hall of Fame shortstop (8-time NL batting champion), born in Chartiers Borough, Pennsylvania (d. 1955)

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Famous Deaths

  • Anselmo ClavĂ©, Spanish politician and composer, dies at 49