On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1976

Famous Birthdays

  • Faan Rautenbach, South African rugby player, born in Bethlehem, South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Angela Baddeley, English actress (Speckled Band), dies at 71
  • Florence Ballard, American R&B singer (The Supremes), dies of a heart attack at 32
  • Michael Polany, Hungarians/English chemist/sociologist, dies at 84
1976 Highlights

About February 22, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces