On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Seymour Shifrin, American composer (Satires of Circumstance), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1979)
  • Stanley Glasser, South African composer, born in Johannesburg, South Africa (d. 2018)
  • Svetlana Alliluyeva, Russian-born daughter of Joseph Stalin who later defected to the West and author (My Life), born in Moscow (d. 2011)
1926 Highlights

About February 28, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces