What Happened on February 19, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Helga Arendt, Silke-Beate Knoll, Mechthild Kluth, Gisela Kinzel walk indoor female world record 4x200m (1:32.55)

Famous Deaths

  • André Frédéric Cournand, French-born physician, Nobel laureate (b. 1895)