What Happened on February 22, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Battle at Wynne's Hill, South-Africa (Boers vs British army)
  • Hawaii became a US territory

Famous Birthdays

  • Giorgios Seferis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1963)
  • Luis Buñuel, Calanda Spain, Spanish surrealist film director (Belle de Jour)
  • Seán Ó Faoláin [John Whelan], Irish short story writer (Murder at Cobbler's Hulk), born in Cork City, County Cork, Ireland (d. 1991)