On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1906

Historical Events

  • Tomas Estrada Palma defeats Jose Gomez in the election for president of Cuba, but Gomez and his followers refuse to accept results and sponsor an uprising

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexis Curvers, Belgian author (Tempo di Roma, Bourg-le-Rond)
1906 Highlights

About February 24, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces