On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1988

Historical Events

  • KWK-FM in St Louis Missouri changes call letters to WKBG

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nazi document implicates Kurt Waldheim in WWII deportations

4th Secretary-General of the United Nations Kurt Waldheim
4th Secretary-General of the United Nations
Kurt Waldheim
  • New Zealand cricket batsman Mark Greatbatch scores an unbeaten 107 on debut to rescue a draw in 2nd Test v England at Eden Park, Auckland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NYC Mayor Koch calls Reagan a "WIMP" in the war on drugs

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

1988 Highlights

About February 29, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces