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Saturday February 22, 2020

February 22: Day of the Week

February 22, 2020 was the 53rd day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 313 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is samedi.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

February 2020
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Zodiac & Birthstone

Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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February 22 Historical Event(s)

  • 1632
    Galileo’s Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
  • 1819
    By the Adams-Onís Treaty, Spain sells Florida to the United States for five million U.S. dollars.
  • 1853
    Washington University in St. Louis is founded as Eliot Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri.
  • 1879
    In Utica, New York, Frank Woolworth opens the first of many of 5 and dime Woolworth stores.
  • 1924
    U.S. President Calvin Coolidge becomes the first President to deliver a radio broadcast from the White House.
  • 1944
    World War II: American aircraft mistakenly bomb the Dutch towns of Nijmegen, Arnhem, Enschede and Deventer, resulting in 800 dead in Nijmegen alone.
  • 1958
    Egypt and Syria join to form the United Arab Republic.
  • 1959
    Lee Petty wins the first Daytona 500.
  • 1983
    The notorious Broadway flop Moose Murders opens and closes on the same night at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre.
  • 2011
    An earthquake measuring 6.3 in magnitude strikes Christchurch, New Zealand, killing 181 people.

Who were born on February 22?

  • 1902
    Fritz Strassmann, German physicist (d. 1980)
  • 1903
    Robert Weede, American baritone (d. 1972)
  • 1914
    Renato Dulbecco, Nobel laureate
  • 1949
    Niki Lauda, Austrian race car driver and entrepreneur
  • 1961
    Akira Takasaki, Japanese guitarist
  • 1964
    Ed Boon, American video game programmer
  • 1969
    Joaquín Cortés, Spanish dancer
  • 1972
    Laurence Leboucher, French cyclist
  • 1979
    Brett Emerton, Australian footballer
  • 1980
    Kang Sung Hoon, South Korean singer (Sechs Kies)

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