Historical Events In February - 28
Sunday, 01 August 2021
1972 On this day in history george Harrison is involved in a minor car accident
1972 On February - 28 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 Victor Barna, table tennis champ, dies on this day in history.
1973 On this day in history suriname government of Sedney arrests 13 union leaders
1973 Cecil Kellaway, actor (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner), dies at 78 on February - 28.
1974 On this day in history ethiopian government of Makonnen forms
1974 Labour Party wins British parliamentary election on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history taiwan police shoot into crowd
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 this day in history.
1975 On February - 28 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 this day in history istvan Kardos, composer, dies at 83
1976 On this day in history 18th Grammy Awards Love Will Keep Us Together, Natalie Cole win
1976 On February - 28 ceuta & Melilla (Spanish Morocco) are last European African possession
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 On February - 28 eddie "Rochester" Anderson, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 71
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 Eric Frank Russell, sci-fi author (Hugo, Deep Space), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1979 On this day in history ernest Thompson's "On Golden Pond," premieres in New York NY
1979 Jane Hylton, English actress (Adv of Sir Lancelot), dies at 52 on February - 28.
1980 On February - 28 "The Well-Tuned Piano" by La Monte Young premieres (takes 4 hours 12 minutes)
1980 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on February - 28.
1980 Ian Alexander Ross Peebles, cricketer (45 wkts for England), dies on February - 28.
1981 On February - 28 china PR throws out Netherlands ambassador due to submarine sale to Taiwan
1982 On February - 28 aT&T looses record $7 BILLION for fiscal year ending on this day
1982 FALN (PR Nationalist Group) bombs Wall Street on February - 28.
1983 On this day in history final TV episode of "MASH" airs (CBS); record 125 million watch
1983 Statistics Canada reports Canadian Gross National Product fell 4.8% in 1982; sharpest decline since 1933 on February - 28.
1984 On this day in history 26th Grammy Awards Beat It, Michael Jackson wins 8