Famous People Born on February 22, 1918

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAlfred J. Gross

Alfred J. Gross, American inventor (invented the walkie-talkie), born in Toronto, Canada (d. 2000)

Inventor Alfred J. Gross
Alfred J. Gross
  • Charles O Finley, baseball team owner (Oakland A's)
  • Charlie Finley, American sports entrepreneur (d. 1996)
  • Don Pardo, Westfield Mass, TV announcer (Jeopardy, Saturday Night Live)
  • Robert Wadlow, Alton Ill, tallest known human (2.72 m, 8' 11.1")
  • Sid Abel, Melville, Saskatchewan, Canadian NHL hockey player (1948-49 Hart Trophy)

About February 22, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 100 years
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation

Star Sign: Pisces