What Happened On 24th February 1984 In History
February 24th (1984) was a Friday. It's the 52nd day of the year (53rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 313 days left to the end of the year.
Historical Events for 24th February, 1984
- » Tyrone Mitchell perpetrates the 49th Street Elementary School shooting in Los Angeles, killing two children and injuring 12 more.
Famous Birthdays on February 24 in 1984
- » Pieter Dirkx, Belgian director, screenwriter and painter
- » Corey Graves, American wrestler
- » Clivio Piccione, Monegasque race car driver
- » Marina Timofeieva, Estonian ice dancer
February 24th Famous Deaths for 1984
- » Helmut Schelsky, German sociologist (b. 1912)
February 24th Holidays in History
- » Christian feast day:
- » Æthelberht of Kent
- » Lindel Tsen and Paul Sasaki (Anglican Church of Canada)
- » Modest (bishop of Trier)
- » Sergius of Cappadocia
- » February 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- » Dragobete (Romania)
- » Flag Day in Mexico e.g Flag Day (Mexico)
- » Independence Day (Estonia) e.g Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Estonia from the Russian Empire in 1918; the Soviet period is considered to have been an illegal annexation.