What Happened on February 28, 1901

Famous Birthdays

Linus PaulingLinus Pauling (1901-1994)

American chemist, engineer and peace activist (1954 Nobel prize for Chemistry, 1962 Nobel Peace Prize), born in Portland, Oregon

  • Otakar Pařík, Czech pianist and conductor, born in Frýdek-Místek, Duchy of Silesea (now Czech Republic (d. 1955)
  • Rudolf W. Nilsen, Norwegian poet (Hverdagen)
1901 Highlights

About February 28, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces