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Can you name the events that occurred on February 29?

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This Italian composer who wrote 'William Tell' was born.1792
This city in western Florida is incorporated.1892
This jazz musician and bandleader known as 'JD' was born.1904
This singer of 'I'll Walk Alone' was born.1916
This actor who played Palmer Codrlandt in 'All My Children' was born.1920
Birth of this actor who starred in 'Get Shorty' and 'Law & Order'1944
This U.S. president announces that he is running for a second term.1956
This comic strip written by Bil Keane makes its debut.1960
This very tall motivational speaker was born in North Hollywood, CA.1960
An earthquake in this country kills over 3,000 people and destroys the city of Agadir.1960
This MLB player is the first to sign a $200,000 contract.1972
Faucett Flight 251 crashed in this South American mountain range, killing 123 people.1996

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