On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1915

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • WWI: After the French try to drive the Germans forces back into the Champagne region, they gain a few hundred yards - at the cost of 50,000 casualties

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Medawar, England, zoologist, immunologist (Nobel 1953)
  • Samuel Joel "Zero" Mostel, American comedian and actor (Fiddler on the Roof, The Producers), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1977)