February 22, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 2 tankers with propane gas explode killing 15 at Waverly, Tenn
  • 28th Berlin International Film Festival: "Las truchas" and "What Max Said" win the Golden Bear (tie)

Deaths in History

  • Phyllis McGinley, US poetess (Pulitzer 1961), dies at 72