On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 2016

Historical Events

  • Oldest Muslim graves in Europe, from the 8th century, identified at a burial site in Nimes, France

Famous Deaths

  • Miguel Ángel Coria, Spanish composer of classical music, dies at 78
  • Nabil Maleh, Syrian film director and writer, dies at 79
2016 Highlights

About February 24, 2016

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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