On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1956

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestEddie Murray

Eddie Murray, 1st baseman (Orioles, Dodgers, Cleveland Indians), born in Los Angeles, California

MLB 1st Baseman Eddie Murray
MLB 1st Baseman
Eddie Murray
  • Judith Butler, American philosopher
  • Paula Zahn, Napperville Ill, news anchor (ABC, CBS This Morning)
1956 Highlights

About February 24, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces