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February 28

February 28 is under the sign of Pisces. Famous birthdays on this day include Richard Ramirez (1960), Brian Jones (1942) and Brian Jones (1942). Several movies were released around February 28 over the years, such as This Is Spinal Tap in 1984 directed by Rob Reiner and Love Streams in 1984 directed by John Cassavetes.
But much more happened on February 28 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around February 28 over the years?

This Is Spinal Tap

Release year: 1984

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Rob Reiner, Michael McKean, Christopher Guest, Kimberly Stringer

Country: United States of America

Love Streams

Release year: 1984

Directed by: John Cassavetes

Starring: Gena Rowlands, John Cassavetes, Diahnne Abbott, Seymour Cassel


Release year: 1999

Directed by: Benito Zambrano

Starring: María Galiana, Ana Fernández, Carlos Álvarez-Nóvoa, Antonio Dechent

Norma Rae

Release year: 1979

Directed by: Martin Ritt

Starring: Sally Field, Beau Bridges, Ron Leibman, Pat Hingle


Release year: 2014

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Jon Favreau, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Dustin Hoffman


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 28?


  • Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
  • Saint Silvana
  • Saint Rufinus
  • Saint Oswald (d. 992)
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  • 2019 28 February 2019 Mogadishu bombings: 29 people were killed in three bomb attacks and a siege that lasted into March 1. (BBC) (CNN)
  • 2018 Kivu conflict: The death toll from clashes between militias in the Rutshuru Territory of the North Kivu province, DR Congo, rises to 23 people. The renewed violence has been ongoing since February 25. (New Vision)
  • 2017 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): Twelve Afghan National Police officers are killed in a Taliban "infiltration attack" in the southern Helmand Province. (BBC)
  • 2016 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): Two police officers are killed after a bomb explodes in Helmand Province. (Khaama Province)
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Which were the most popular books released around February 28 over the years?

The Hunger Games

Year: 2012

By: Suzanne Collins

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated.


Year: 1976

By: Michael Korda

Explains the nature, purposes, uses, and rewards of power, viewed as a necessity of life, and describes how power has been achieved and wielded by various adepts

The Billion Dollar Brain

Year: 1966

By: Len Deighton

A Cold war adventure.

Message in a Bottle

Year: 1999

By: Nicholas Sparks

Now with a new look celebrating 20 years of Nicholas Sparks!Divorced and disillusioned about relationships, Theresa Osborne is jogging when she finds a bottle on the beach.

The Secret Wife

Year: 2017

By: Gill Paul

The USA Today bestseller ‘A cleverly crafted novel and an enthralling story… A triumph.’ DINAH JEFFERIESA Russian grand duchess and an English journalist. Linked by one of the world’s greatest mysteries…Love.

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