What Happened on February 22, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Nikki Lauda, Austria, formula 1 auto racer (world champ 1975, 77, 84)
  • Olga Morozova, Russian tennis player

Famous Weddings


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Future Portuguese President Mário Soares (24) weds actress Maria de Jesus Barroso (24) at the 3rd Conservatory of the Civil Register of Lisbon

President of Portugal Mário Soares
President of Portugal
Mário Soares

Famous Deaths

  • Russell Porter, actor (Betsy, Hanna's War, British Empire), dies