What Happened on February 22, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Members of White Rose are executed in Nazi Germany.

Famous Birthdays

  • David E Skaggs, (Rep-D-Colorado)
  • Dick Van Arsdale, NBA all-star (NY Knicks, Phoenix Suns)
  • Horst K√∂hler, President of Germany
  • Tom Van Arsdale, NBA all-star (Detroit, Cincinnati, KC-Omaha, Phil)

Famous Deaths

  • Christoph Probst, German resistance fighter (That Weisse Rose), dies
  • Hans Scholl, German resistance fighter (White Rose), beheaded at 24
  • Sophie Scholl, German anti-Nazi political activist, active in the non-violent resistance group, the White Rose (Die Weisse Rose), beheaded by guillotine at 21