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Today is February 29th, 2024 and is a Thursday.

On this day in....

2004: Jean-Bertrand Aristide is removed as President of Haiti following a coup.

1996: Faucett Flight 251 crashes in the Andes, all 123 passengers and crew died.

1992: First day of Bosnia and Herzegovina independence referendum.

1988: Svend Robinson becomes the first member of the Canadian House of Commons to come out as gay.

1988: South African archbishop Desmond Tutu is arrested along with 100 clergymen during a five-day anti-apartheid demonstration in Cape Town.