On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1901

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestLinus Pauling

Linus Pauling, American chemist and peace activist (Nobel 1954, 1962), born in Portland, Oregon (d. 1994)

Chemist & Peace Activist Linus Pauling
Chemist & Peace Activist
Linus Pauling
  • Rudolf W. Nilsen, Norwegian poet (Hverdagen)
1901 Highlights

About February 28, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces