On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1961

Historical Events

  • Explorer (10) fails to reach Earth orbit

Famous Birthdays

  • Persijn "Dakota" Joling, Dutch rock guitarist/singer (Pilgrims-Red)
  • Ruud Really, soccer player (Feyenoord)
1961 Highlights

About February 24, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces