On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward James Olmos, Cal, actor (Miami Vice, Stand & Deliver, Triumph)
  • Lonnie Turner, bassist/vocalist (Steve Miller Band-Abracadabra)
  • Rupert Holmes, English musician

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Janet, French psychologist and neurologist (contributed to the modern concept of mental and emotional disorders involving anxiety, phobias, and other abnormal behaviour), dies at 87