On This Day

February 22, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 12th Daytona 500: Pete Hamilton wins by just 3 car lengths over David Pearson, after passing him with 9 laps to go

Birthdays in Sport

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