Historical Events In February - 28
Monday, 06 July 2020
1972 George Harrison is involved in a minor car accident on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history president Richard Nixon ends historic week-long visit to China
1972 President Richard Nixon wraps up his historic trip to China on February - 28.
1972 On this day in history victor Barna, table tennis champ, dies
1973 Suriname government of Sedney arrests 13 union leaders on February - 28.
1973 Cecil Kellaway, actor (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner), dies at 78 on this day in history.
1974 On February - 28 ethiopian government of Makonnen forms
1974 On February - 28 labour Party wins British parliamentary election
1974 Taiwan police shoot into crowd on February - 28.
1974 The United States and Egypt re-establish diplomatic relations after a seven-year break on this day in history.
1974 The US and Egypt re-establish diplomatic ties for the first time since 1967 on this day in history.
1974 Mees Toxopeus, Dutch rescue-vessel captain, dies at 89 on February - 28.
1975 EG signs accord of Lomé with 46 developing countries on February - 28.
1975 On this day in history more than 40 people die when a London subway train crashes into the end of a tunnel.
1975 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1975 On February - 28 istvan Kardos, composer, dies at 83
1976 On this day in history 18th Grammy Awards Love Will Keep Us Together, Natalie Cole win
1976 Ceuta & Melilla (Spanish Morocco) are last European African possession on February - 28.
1977 On February - 28 a killer whale born in captivity at Marineland, Los Angeles CA
1977 Harbor strike in Rotterdam/Amsterdam ends on February - 28.
1977 Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 71 on February - 28.
1978 The Department of Defense authorized fullscale development of the Sikorsky Aircraft's SH-60B LAMPS MK III helicopter. The aircraft was designed primarily for antisubmarine and antiship missions and to be deployed aboard frigates, destroyers and cruisers on this day in history.
1978 On February - 28 eric Frank Russell, sci-fi author (Hugo, Deep Space), dies at 73
1979 On February - 28 ernest Thompson's "On Golden Pond," premieres in New York NY
1979 On February - 28 jane Hylton, English actress (Adv of Sir Lancelot), dies at 52
1980 "The Well-Tuned Piano" by La Monte Young premieres (takes 4 hours 12 minutes) on this day in history.
1980 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
1980 Ian Alexander Ross Peebles, cricketer (45 wkts for England), dies on February - 28.
1981 China PR throws out Netherlands ambassador due to submarine sale to Taiwan on February - 28.
1982 AT&T looses record $7 BILLION for fiscal year ending on this day on February - 28.
1982 On February - 28 fALN (PR Nationalist Group) bombs Wall Street
1983 Final TV episode of "MASH" airs (CBS); record 125 million watch on this day in history.
1983 On February - 28 statistics Canada reports Canadian Gross National Product fell 4.8% in 1982; sharpest decline since 1933
1984 On this day in history 26th Grammy Awards Beat It, Michael Jackson wins 8