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 This day in History - February 28
449 Historic Events for February 28
1920

Maurice Ravel's "Le tombeau de Couperin," premieres

Event
1920

Marjorie M Sweeting, English geomorphologist

Birth
1920

Jim Olin, (Rep-D-VA, 1983- )

Birth
1920

Edward Kassner, music publisher

Birth
1921

Vladimir Sommer, composer

Birth
1921

John Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Fool of Heideloo)

Birth
1922

KHQ-AM in Spokane WA begins radio transmissions

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1922

Egypt regains independence from Britain, but British troops remain

Event
1922

Vicente Lleo, composer, dies at 51

Death
1922

English princess Mary marries viscount Lascelles

Event
1923

Charles Durning, Highland Falls NY, actor (Fury, Sting, Tootsie)

Birth
1923

Swedish king Gustaaf V begins state visit to Netherlands

Event
1924

US begins intervention in Honduras

Event
1924

Robert A Roe, (Rep-D-NJ, 1969- )

Birth
1925

Congress authorizes a special handling stamp

Event
1925

"Tea For Two" by Marion Harris hit #1

Event
1925

Harry H Corbett, Rangoon Burma, actor (Steptoe and Son, Jabberwacky)

Birth
1925

Friedrich Ebert, soc-dem president Germany, dies

Death
1925

Longest win streak in Toronto Maple Leaf history (9 games)

Event
1925

Theater Museum of Amsterdam forms

Event
1926

Seymour Shifrin, composer

Birth
1926

Svetlana Alliluyeva, daughter of Josef Stalin/author (My Life)

Birth
1926

Stanley Glasser, composer

Birth
1927

Bernard Frank, oriental scholar/writer

Birth
1927

John Swire, British aircraft magnate (Cathay Pacific)

Birth