On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1890

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Massana, composer
  • Marjorie Main [Mary Tomlinson], American vaudeville and screen actress (The Egg and I; Ma and Pa Kettle films), born near Acton, Indiana (d. 1975)
  • Marjorie Main [Tomlinson], American actress (Another Thin Man), born in Acton, Indiana (d. 1975)
1890 Highlights

About February 24, 1890

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces