On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 2016

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Michael C. Hall (45) weds editor Morgan MacGregor at New York's City Hall

Famous Deaths

  • Aron Burton, American electric and Chicago blues bass guitarist, singer, and songwriter, dies of heart disease and diabetes at 77
  • Edward M. Lawson, Canadian trade unionist and politician, dies at 86
2016 Highlights

About February 29, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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