On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 10 million people are without water in Delhi after caste protests in Jat sabotage the Munak water canal

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Slocombe, British cinematographer (Kind Hearts and Coronets, Raiders of the Lost Ark), dies at 103
  • Sonny James [James Loden], American country music singer-songwriter (Young Love), dies at 87
  • Wesley A Clark, American computer designer (first personal computer - LINC), dies at 88
  • Yolande Betbeze Fox, Miss America 1951, first to refuse to parade in a swimsuit, dies at 87