What Happened on February 22, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenNBA Record

Wilt Chamberlain sets NBA record with 34 free throw attempts

NBA Legend Wilt Chamberlain
NBA Legend
Wilt Chamberlain

Famous Birthdays

  • Lenda Murray, body builder (4X Ms Olympia), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Les Wallace, Scottish darts player
  • Lisa Jacquin, equestrian show jumper (Olympics 1996)

Person of interestSteve Irwin

Steve Irwin, Australian naturalist and TV personality (The Crocodile Hunter), born in Melbourne, Victoria (d. 2006)

Naturalist and TV Star Steve Irwin
Naturalist and TV Star
Steve Irwin