What Happened on February 22, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US & China agree to establish liaison offices in Beijing & Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Claus Lundekvam, Norwegian footballer
  • Einar Kristian TveitĂ„, Norwegian athlete
  • James Christensen, NFL guard (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Juninho Paulista, Brazilian footballer
  • Kate Sage, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)
  • Kimberly Davies, Australian actress (Baywatch), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Ntala Skinner, Sun Valley Idaho, biathelete (Olympics-1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Elizabeth Bowen, Anglo-Irish novelist (Cat Jumps), dies in Lond at 73
  • Jean-Jacques Bertrand, Quebec politician, Premier of Quebec (b. 1916)
  • Katina Paxinou, actress (For Whom the Bell Tolls, Zita), dies at 72
  • Winthrop Rockefeller, US governor (Arkansas), dies at 60