February 29

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on February 29. From 1900 until now. February 29 is under the sign of Pisces. Famous birthdays on this day include Tony Robbins (1960), Michèle Morgan (1920) and Aileen Wuornos (1956). Several movies were released around February 29 over the years, such as What's Up, Doc? in 1972 directed by Peter Bogdanovich and Evil Dead II in 1987 directed by Sam Raimi.
But much more happened on February 29 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around February 29 over the years?
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The Village

The Village

Release year: 2019

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, William Hurt, Joaquin Phoenix, Bryce Dallas Howard


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 29?


  • 2016 Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017): At least 40 people are killed and 58 others wounded following a suicide bombing at a Shi'ite funeral in the city of Miqdadiyah, Diyala Governorate. ISIL claim responsibility for the attack. (Reuters)
  • 2012 Violence in the Xinjiang region of China leaves 20 people dead. (''The Hindu'')
  • 2008 American TV show The Young and the Restless has now been the number one rated daytime drama for 1000 consecutive weeks in the US, since December 1988.
  • 2004 Occupation of Iraq
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 29 over the years?

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Which were the most popular books released around February 29 over the years?
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Line Of Fire by W. E. B. Griffin

Line Of Fire

Year: 1992


Line of Fire brings to life a desperate mission of World War II that captures the drama and courage of the men who fought it.

Liberal Fascism by Jonah Goldberg

Liberal Fascism

Year: 2008


“Fascists,” “Brownshirts,” “jackbooted stormtroopers”—such are the insults typically hurled at conservatives by their liberal opponents. Calling someone a fascist is the fastest way to shut them up, defining their views as

Coroner by Thomas T. Noguchi with Joseph DiMona


Year: 1984


Thomas Noguchi's career as a Coroner included the famous and infamous in Los Angeles

The Defense Never Rests by F. Lee Bailey

The Defense Never Rests

Year: 1972


The controversial defense lawyer reviews his career, focusing on the Boston Strangler case, the Sam Sheppard vindication, and the Great Plymouth Mail Robbery.

A Stillness At Appomattox by Bruce Catton

A Stillness At Appomattox

Year: 1954


When first published in 1953, Bruce Catton, our foremost Civil War historian was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. This

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