On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1970

Historical Events

  • "Charles Aznavour" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 23 performances
  • 12th Daytona 500: Pete Hamilton wins by just 3 car lengths over David Pearson, after passing him with 9 laps to go

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Keefe, American NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in Irvine, California
  • Dominic Roussel, Canadian NHL goalie (Winnipeg Jets), born in Hull, Canada
1970 Highlights

About February 22, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Washington's Birthday (United States)

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