February 24, 1885 in History

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Chester Nimitz, American admiral who commanded the US Pacific fleet in World War II, born in Fredericksburg, Texas (d. 1966)

US Admiral Chester Nimitz
US Admiral
Chester Nimitz
  • Joseph Sprinzak, Speaker of Israeli Knesset (1949-59)
  • Juliusz Kaden-Bandrowski, Polish novelist/satirist (Black Wings)
  • StanisÅ‚aw Ignacy Witkiewicz, Polish writer and painter (d. 1939)