What Happened on February 22, 1961

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Akira Takasaki, Japanese guitarist
  • Debbie Linden, actress (Kenny Everett Show), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Don Van Spall, guitarist (Sleeze Beez)
  • Marla O'Hara, Gardena Ca, WPVA volleyballer (Santa Cruz-3rd-1991)
  • Mike Morris, NFL center (Minnesota Vikings)

Famous Deaths

  • George de Cuevas, Chilean-born ballet impresario and choreographer (Grand Ballet du Marquis de Cuevas), dies at 75 or 76
  • Nick LaRocca, American jazz musician (b. 1889)