What Happened on February 22, 1979

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Billy Martin named manager of Oakland A's
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo's Primate & Cat Building is dedicated
  • St Lucia gains independence from Britain

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Emerton, Australian footballer
  • David Lopez, actor (and God Created Women, Ghostwriter), born in Queens, New York
  • Lee Na-young, South Korean actress