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 This day in History - February 28
449 Historic Events for February 28
1959

Sydney P Mufamadi, South African leader (SACP)

Birth
1959

Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Colo Spr won by Carol Heiss USA

Event
1959

Ice Dance Championship at Colo Springs USA won by Denny and Jones of GRB

Event
1959

Maxwell Anderson, US dramatist (Key Largo, Bath Seed), dies at 70

Death
1960

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open

Event
1960

Jonathan Hale, actor (Blondie), shoots himself at 68

Death
1960

8th winter Olympic games close at Squaw Valley, Colo

Event
1960

Dorothy Stratten, Vancouver BC, playmate (August, 1979) (Galixina)

Birth
1960

F S Flint, British translator/poet (imagist movement), dies at 74

Death
1960

US wins Olympic hockey gold medal by defeating Czechoslovakia 9-4

Event
1961

JFK names Henry Kissinger special advisor

Event
1961

Wayne Smith, Albany WA, Australasia golfer

Birth
1961

Barry McGuigan, British(?) boxer

Birth
1961

Joris Vriamont, Flemish writer/music publisher, dies at 64

Death
1962

Steve Tsujiura, hockey forward (Team Japan 1998)

Birth
1962

Chunli Li, Auckland NZ, table tennis player (Olympics-96)

Birth
1962

Rae Dawn Chong, Edmonton Alberta, actress (Quest for Fire)

Birth
1962

WMGM-AM in New York City changes call letters to WHN

Event
1962

Angela Bailey, England, Canadian 4X100m relayer (Olympic-silver-1984)

Birth
1962

Harold Ogden "Chic" Johnson, comedian (Olsen and Johnson), dies at 70

Death
1963

Theodore Newton, actor (Voltaire, Ace of Aces), dies at 58

Death
1964

Dirk HW Filarski, painter/lithographer (Bergen School), dies at 78

Death
1965

Duane Ferrell, NBA forward (SF Warriors, Indiana Pacers)

Birth
1965

Adolf Sch„rf, president of Austria (1957-65), dies at 74

Death
1965

Mikko Makela, Tampere Finland, NHL right wing (NY Islanders)

Birth