On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 2019

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Lost Caravaggio painting "Judith and Holofernes" (1607) announced rediscovered in a Toulouse attic in 2014 to be auctioned worth $171 million

Conference meetingSummit of Interest

Summit between North Korea's Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump collapses without agreement

Supreme Leader and Dictator of North Korea Kim Jong-un
Supreme Leader and Dictator of North Korea
Kim Jong-un
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

Event of interestEvent of Interest

YouTube announces it will stops all comments on videos featuring children because of paedophiles leaving inappropriate comments

CEO of YouTube Susan Wojcicki
CEO of YouTube
Susan Wojcicki

Famous Deaths

  • AndrĂ© Previn, German born American conductor (London Symphony), film scorer (My Fair Lady) and pianist, dies at 89