What Happened On 22nd February 2014 In History

February 22nd (2014) was a Saturday. It's the 50th day of the year (51st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 315 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 22nd February, 2014

  • » President Viktor Yanukovych of Ukraine is impeached by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine by a vote of 328-0, fulfilling a major goal of the Euromaidan rebellion.

February 22nd Famous Deaths for 2014

  • » Richard Daugherty, American archaeologist and academic (b. 1922)
  • » Charlotte Dawson, New Zealand–Australian television host (b. 1966)
  • » Grigor Gurzadyan, Armenian astronomer and physicist (b. 1922)
  • » Edith Kramer, Austrian painter (b. 1916)
  • » Trebor Jay Tichenor, American pianist and composer (b. 1940)
  • » Leo Vroman, Dutch-American hematologist, poet, and illustrator (b. 1915)

February 22nd Holidays in History

  • » Birthday of Scouting and Guiding founder Robert Baden-Powell and Olave Baden-Powell, and its related observance:
  • » World Thinking Day (World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts)
  • » Scientology holidays known as Celebrity Day (Church of Scientology)
  • » Christian Calendar of saints e.g Feast Day:
  • » Baradates
  • » Eric Liddell (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » Cathedra Petri or Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter (Roman Catholic Church)
  • » Margaret of Cortona
  • » February 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

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