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Daily Almanac: Feb. 22, 2022

Sunrise/Sunset

RISE: 7:27 a.m.

SET: 6:28 p.m.

High/Low Temperatures

High: 60 °F

Low: 54 °F

Wacky Holiday Today

• National Margarita Day

• Walking the Dog Day

• National Wildlife Day

What Happened On This Day

• 1879 The first Woolworth store opens in Utica, New York

• 1986 The People Power Revolution begins in the Philippines

Births On This Day

• 1732 George Washington

American general, politician, 1st President of the United States

• 1932 Ted Kennedy

American politician

Deaths On This Day

• 1987 Andy Warhol

American artist

• 1983 Adrian Boult English conductor