What Happened on February 24, 1944

Historical Events

Coup d'état

Minister of War Juan Perón leads a coup in Argentina

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Bostwick, American actor (Rocky Horror Picture Show, Megaforce), born in San Mateo, California

Nicky HopkinsNicky Hopkins (1944-1994)

British rock session pianist (Rolling Stones (1967-75); The Who - "Getting In Tune"; The Kinks - "Sunny Afternoon"; Beatles - "Revolution"; John Lennon - "Jealous Guy"; Quicksilver Messenger Service), born in Perivale, Middlesex

  • Sheila Larkin, American actress (Deborah-Storefront Lawyer), born in Brooklyn, New York
Born in 1944
1944 Highlights

About February 24, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces