On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 2007

Historical Events

  • Jupiter flyby of the New Horizons Pluto-observer spacecraft.

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Lalla Khadija of Morocco, born in Rabat, Morocco

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. American historian (1946 Pulitzer-Age of Jackson), dies at 89
  • Billy Thorpe, Australian musician (Billy Thorpe & the Aztecs), dies at 61
  • Charles Forte, Italian-British hotel magnate (Savoy), dies at 98
  • John Smith, English landowner, financier and Philanthropist (National Trust, Landmark Trust), dies at 83 [1]
2007 Highlights

About February 28, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces