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On This Day

February 22

Margarita Day

Chili Day

1959 The first Daytona 500 is won by Lee Petty

1979 Saint Lucia gain independence

1980 The Miracle on ice USA beat USSR 4 -3 for the gold medal

1997 The world’s first sheep is cloned Dolly

2010 Maryse pins Gail Kim for the WWE Women's Title in WWE Divas Championship Tournament.

Happy Birthday

1723 George Washington 1st President of United States

1918 Sid Abel NHL hockey great 3 x Stanley Cup Champion

1950 Julius Erving NBA Legend played played both in the ABA & NBA played for Virginia Squires, New York Nets Philadelphia 76ers. 1 x NBA champion, 1 x NBA Most Valuable Player 2× ABA champion 3× ABA Most Valuable Player.

1962 Steve Irwin TV personality Zoologist

1965 Pat LaFontaine NHL Hockey Player

1968 Bradley Nowell musician Lead singer of Sublime

1974 James Blunt Musician

1975 Drew Barrymore actress ET, The Wedding Singer.

1988 Ximena Navarrete Miss Universe



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