What Happened on February 29, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Rosen, American baseball third baseman (MLB All-Star 1952–55; World Series 1948; AL MVP 1953; Cleveland Indians) and executive (NL Executive of the Year 1989), born in Spartanburg, South Carolina (d. 2015)
  • David Beattie, New Zealand judge, Governor-General of NZ (1980-85), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 2001)
  • Otto Hutter, British physiologist, born in Vienna, Austria
1924 Highlights

About February 29, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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