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Nicholas Ferrar (22 February 1592 – 4 December 1637) was an English scholar courtier businessman and man of religion. Ordained as a deacon in the Church of England he retreated […]
Karl-Arne Holmsten (14 August 1911 – 22 February 1995) was a Swedish film actor. He appeared in 83 films between 1938 and 1968. He was born in Uppsala Sweden and […]
Josh Raymond (born April 13 1984) is an American professional wrestler also known by the ring name Josh Abercrombie. He is best known for his tenures in Independent Wrestling Association […]
2947 Kippenhahn (1955 QP1) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on August 22 1955 by I. Groeneveld at Heidelberg.
Atsushi Sakai (境 敦史 Sakai Atsushi born May 20 1983) is a Japanese professional wrestler better known under the ring name Kai (stylized in all capital letters). Best known for […]
Lieutenant General Sir Charles Henry Gairdner GBE KCMG KCVO CB (20 March 1898 – 22 February 1983) was a British soldier and military officer who later occupied two viceregal positions […]
Joseph Buell Ely (February 22 1881 – June 13 1956) was the 52nd Governor of the U.S. state of Massachusetts.
Les Wallace (born 22 February 1962 in Forres) is a Scottish former World Champion darts player. And plays in the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) He currently lives in Millbrook Southampton […]
Axel Thayssen (22 February 1885 – 31 January 1952) was a Danish tennis player. He competed in two events at the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Guðjón Valur Sigurðsson (born 8 August 1979) is an Icelandic handball player who plays for THW Kiel.
La Copa Bolivia is a knockout cup competition in Bolivian football run by and named after The Football Association.
Sir Thomas Lyttelton 1st Baronet (1593 – 22 February 1650) was the eldest son of John Lyttelton and inherited the family estates in Frankley Halesowen Hagley and Upper Arley from […]
Saint Margaret of Cortona T.O.S.F. (1247 – February 22 1297) was an Italian penitent of the Third Order of St. Francis (T.O.S.F.). She was born in Laviano near Perugia and […]
Christen Schmidt (22 February 1727 – 6 October 1804) was a Norwegian bishop.He was born in Kongsvinger as a son of vicar Hans Jacob Schmidt and Alethe S. Lemmich. He […]
Brad Edwards (born 22 February 1968) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Fitzroy and the Brisbane Bears in the Victorian/Australian Football League (VFL/AFL).Originally from Perth Edwards was […]
Theodore Mookie Jones (born February 22 1990) is a 6’6 190 lbs. forward who played basketball for the Syracuse Orange from 2008-2011.
Chen Sicheng (born February 22 1978 in Shenyang) is a Chinese actor. He graduated from the Central Academy of Drama and has a leading role in the 2009 film Spring […]
Henry Porteous Alexander (September 13 1801 – February 22 1867) was a Bank President and American politician and a U.S. Representative from New York.
Aaron David Gordon (Hebrew: אהרן דוד גורדון; 9 June 1856 – 22 February 1922) more commonly known as A. D. Gordon was a Zionist ideologue and the spiritual force behind […]
Ahmad Hasan al-Khatib (Arabic: أحمد حسن الخطيب) (1933–1982) was a Syrian politician. He was a ceremonial head of state of Syria appointed by Hafez al-Assad to replace the ousted president […]