February 24 Holidays

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<div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/kristin-davis" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/2a1e2897-0e51-4885-70d6-f7c74e691800/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Kristin Davis" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">TV Actress</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/kristin-davis" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Kristin Davis</h3></a></div></div></div></div><div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/floyd-mayweather-jr" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/a2345735-0415-4ce0-7c4c-d673a11efa00/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Floyd Mayweather Jr." class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Boxer</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/floyd-mayweather-jr" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Floyd Mayweather Jr.</h3></a></div></div></div></div><div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/steve-jobs" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/416c6c3f-c8f0-4e70-f32a-2991689dc700/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Steve Jobs" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Entrepreneur</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/steve-jobs" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Steve Jobs</h3></a></div></div></div></div>

This Day in History

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1582</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Institution of Gregorian Calendar</div><div class='timeline-text'>Pope Gregory XIII announces the Gregorian calendar via the papal bull Inter gravissimas.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1607</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Opera Performance</div><div class='timeline-text'>Claudio Monteverdi's L'Orfeo, one of the first recognized operas, gets its premiere performance.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1803</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Foundation of Judicial Review</div><div class='timeline-text'>The US Supreme Court establishes the principle of judicial review in Marbury v. Madison.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1863</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Arizona Organized as US Territory</div><div class='timeline-text'>Arizona is organized as a United States territory.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1920</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Woman Speaks in UK Parliament</div><div class='timeline-text'>Nancy Astor becomes the first woman to speak in the UK House of Commons, following her election as a MP three months earlier.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1968</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Recapture of Huế During Vietnam War</div><div class='timeline-text'>South Vietnamese forces led by Ngo Quang Truong halt the Tet Offensive and recapture the citadel of Hué.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1976</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Proclamation of Cuban Constitution</div><div class='timeline-text'>The 1976 constitution of Cuba is formally proclaimed.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1989</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>United Airlines Flight 811 Accident</div><div class='timeline-text'>United Airlines Flight 811, bound for New Zealand from Honolulu, rips open during flight, as a result, nine passengers are lost.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2007</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Launch of Japanese Spy Satellite</div><div class='timeline-text'>Japan launches its fourth spy satellite, enhancing its ability to monitor potential threats like North Korea.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2008</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Fidel Castro's Retirement</div><div class='timeline-text'>Fidel Castro retires as the President of Cuba after 32 years, remaining as head of the Communist Party for another three years.</div></div></div>

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