What Happened on February 19, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Kathy Cornelius wins LPGA St Petersburg Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Wakeling, rock singer/guitarist
  • George David Low, astronaut (STS 32, STS 43), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jeffrey Robert Immelt, American chairman of General Electric, born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Chairman of General Electric Jeffrey Robert Immelt
Chairman of General Electric
Jeffrey Robert Immelt
  • Peter Holsapple, rocker (Continental Drifters)
  • Roderick MacKinnon, American biologist, Nobel laureate
  • Steve Randell, Tasmanian cricket Test umpire (international panel)