On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1969

Historical Events

  • Barbara Jo Rubin becomes 1st female jockey to win at an American parimutuel race at a major US track aboard Cohesian at Charles Town, West Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Laudrup, Danish footballer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • Clinton Kelly, American television personality, born in Panama City, Panama
  • Hans Klok, Dutch illusionist, born in Purmerend, Netherlands
  • Joaquín Cortés, Spanish dancer, born in Córdoba, Spain
  • Mark Chmura, American NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Deerfield, Massachusetts
  • Shawn Jefferson, American NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers, NE Patriots), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Thomas Jane, American actor, born in Baltimore, Maryland
1969 Highlights

About February 22, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces