February 28, 2020: Facts, Holidays & History

Friday, February 28, 2020, was 1 year and 7 months ago. It was the 59th day and 2nd month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 90th day of Winter and there are 2 days left till Spring. February 28, 2020 zodiac sign is Pisces. On this day, Donald J. Trump (Republican) was the president of the United States and the world population was approximately 7.82 billion, according to census.gov.

Below is everything you need to know about February 28, 2020, including important events in history, top news headlines, US stock market results, social trends, and what was popular in entertainment. We’ll also look at February 28 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 59th day of the year
Day of week 9th Friday of 2020
Week index 9th week of 2020
Season 90th day of Winter
Generation Generation Z
Zodiac Sign Pisces ♓
Chinese Zodiac Rat
Ruling Planet Neptune
Numerology 7
February Birthstone Amethyst
February Birth flower Violet

We are using US standard week number calculations.

Fun fact: Here is how to write February 28, 2020, in Roman numerals: MMXX (month-day, year)

February 28th zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for February 28 is Pisces ♓. Pisces' strengths are: compassionate, artistic, intuitive, gentle, wise. While the weaknesses are: fearful, overly trusting, sad, desire to escape reality, can be a victim or a martyr. Neptune is the ruling planet of Pisces.

Top news headlines from February 28, 2020

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on February 28th:

Sir John Tenniel Jonathan Taylor Barry Sanders #StupidLove Bad Bunny Altered Carbon

February 28th events in history

Below are some important historical events that happened on February 28.

1991 – Gulf War ends after Iraq accepts a ceasefire following their retreat from Kuwait.

1953 – Francis Crick and James Watson discover the chemical structure of DNA-molecule (double-helix polymer).

1947 – February 28 Incident: Anti-government uprising in Taiwan is violently put down by Chiang Kai-shek and his Kuomintang-led Republic of China government with the loss of 18,000-28,000 lives. Marks the beginning of the White Terror..

Stock markets on February 28, 2020

The US stock market closed higher for the day, with Dow ending the day 139 points, or 0.55% higher at 25409.36. Nasdaq Composite finished up 3.54%. The S&P 500 ended up 1.27%.

Did you know: At the age of 56, Jeff Bezos was the richest person in the world in 2020 with $113 billion fortune, followed by Bill Gates with $98 billion, according to Forbes.

February 28, 2020 US Holidays

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Popular Tweets on Feb 28, 2020

Here are popular and most liked tweets on this day in United States:


February 28, 2020 in Music

The number one song on The Billboard Hot 100 was "The Box" by Roddy Ricch.

February 28 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
February 28, 2020 life path number is 7. Numerologists believe that we have all had previous lifetimes. Each number from 1-9 holds a vibration and each vibration produces a predictable characteristic or outcome around it. Life Path 7 is thought to be curious and devoted to investigating the unknown. You have an analytical mind, a strong mix of intellectual creativity, logic, and possess all of the skills to handle the challenge.


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