On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • ABC-TV broadcast premiere of 1965's hit "The Sound of Music"

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Gillooly, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Auburn, New York
  • Emma Barton, English actress

Person of interestJa Rule

Ja Rule, American rapper (Between Me and You, Always on Time) and actor, born in NYC, New York

Rapper Ja Rule
Ja Rule
  • Terrence Long, American baseball player