On This Day

February 22, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dolly the Sheep, world's first cloned mammal (from an adult cell) is announced by the Roslin Institute in Scotland

Deaths in History

  • Albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers), dies at 68
  • Austin Andrew Wright, British sculptor, dies at 85
  • Joseph Aiuppa, American gangster (b. 1907)