What Happened on February 22, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • German skier Georg Thoma becomes the first non-Nordic athlete to win the Nordic combined event at the Squaw Valley Winter Olympics

Famous Deaths

  • Hubert Cuypers, composer/choir conductor (Missa Populi), dies at 86
  • Paul-Émile Borduas, Quebec painter (b. 1905)