On This Day

February 28, 2007 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

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

Birthdays in History

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

Deaths in History

  • Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. American historian (1946 Pulitzer-Age of Jackson), dies at 89
  • Charles Forte, Italian-British hotel magnate (Savoy), dies at 98
  • John Smith, English landowner, financier and Philanthropist (National Trust, Landmark Trust), dies at 83