February 22 History
RACES HELD ON February 22
Date Series Track Winner Laps
22 February 1953
AAA Stock Car Series Gardena, CA Frank Mundy 200
22 February 1957
USAC Tangerine Tournament Midget Series Fort Pierce, FL Sonny McDaniel
22 February 1958
NASCAR Convertible Division Daytona Beach, FL Curtis Turner 39
22 February 1959
NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Convertible Division
Daytona Beach, FL Lee Petty 200
22 February 1963
NASCAR Grand National Daytona Beach, FL Junior Johnson 40
22 February 1963
NASCAR Grand National Daytona Beach, FL Johnny Rutherford 40
22 February 1964
NASCAR Modified National Championship Daytona Beach, FL Tiny Lund 80
22 February 1969
California Racing Association Imperial, CA Jimmy Oskie
22 February 1969
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Daytona Beach, FL LeeRoy Yarbrough 120
22 February 1970
USAC National Midget Car Series San Jose, CA Johnny Parsons
22 February 1970
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Carl Adams
22 February 1970
NASCAR Grand National Daytona Beach, FL Pete Hamilton 200
22 February 1974
USAC National Midget Car Series [[Cow Palace|]] Mel Kenyon
22 February 1981
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Richmond, VA Darrell Waltrip 400
22 February 1986
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Gardena, CA Sammy Swindell
22 February 1987
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Gardena, CA Brad Doty
22 February 1987
NASCAR Winston All-American Challenge Series Bradenton, FL Dick Trickle 131
22 February 1991
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Somerton, AZ Steve Kinser
22 February 1997
Southern Pro Truck Series Bradenton, FL Dan Perez
22 February 1997
NASCAR Busch Series Rockingham, NC Mark Martin 197
22 February 1998
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rockingham, NC Jeff Gordon 393
22 February 1998
Southern Pro Truck Series Bradenton, FL Ron McCreary
22 February 2002
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Hanford, CA Danny Lasoski 30
22 February 2002
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Series Magnolia, MS Kenny Merchant
22 February 2003
USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series, Southern Division Lakeland, FL Joe Gaita 250
22 February 2003
O'Reilly World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Perris, CA Danny Lasoski 30
22 February 2004
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Rockingham, NC Matt Kenseth 393
22 February 2007
StormPay.com Dirt Late Model Series Gibsonton, FL Shanon Buckingham 40
22 February 2008
NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Touring Series Gibsonton, FL Keith Nosbisch 40
22 February 2008
Yokohama V8 Ute Racing Series Adelaide, SA, Australia Grant Johnson 8
22 February 2009
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Fontana, CA Matt Kenseth 250
22 February 2013
Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series presented by MAVTV American Real
Parker Hose Advantage Store ASCS Southwest Region
Tucson, AZ Brian Brown
22 February 2013
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Daytona Beach, FL Johnny Sauter 100
22 February 2013
AMSOIL USAC Sprint Car National Championship Zuber, FL Tracy Hines 30
22 February 2013
World of Outlaws Late Model Series
UNOH DIRTcar Nationals (Late Model)
Barberville, FL Billy Moyer 50
22 February 2014
AMSOIL USAC Sprint Car National Championship Zuber, FL Bryan Clauson 30
22 February 2014
NASCAR Nationwide Series Daytona Beach, FL Regan Smith 121
22 February 2014
USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series El Paso, TX Stormy Scott 40
22 February 2014
World of Outlaws Late Model Series
DIRTcar Nationals (Late Model)
Barberville, FL Kyle Bronson 50
22 February 2015
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona Beach, FL Joey Logano 203
22 February 2018
NeSmith Late Model RockAuto.com Winter Shootout Series Zuber, FL Mark Whitener 40
22 February 2019
Western States Dwarf Car Association Veteran Division Somerton, AZ Steve Nester
22 February 2019
Just Dirt Video Productions Southern States Midget Series Clewiston, FL Robbie Smith
22 February 2019
Brisk Operations Southeastern Sprint Car Series Clewiston, FL Carson Short
22 February 2019
World Series Sprintcars
Maddington Toyota Sprintcar Series
Kwinana Beach, WAU, Australia James McFadden 35
22 February 2019
Western States Dwarf Car Association Pro Division Somerton, AZ Darren Brown
22 February 2019
United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters Milton, FL Tony Stewart 25
22 February 2019
Western States Dwarf Car Association Sportsman Division Somerton, AZ Steve Nester
22 February 2019
RockAuto.com USCS 600 Sprint Car Series Milton, FL Dirk Miller 20
DRIVERS BORN ON February 22
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Chuck Bown Portland, OR February 22, 1954
Claire Decker Eagle River, WI February 22, 1995
Craig Reece Dalton, GA February 22, 1980 February 8, 2016
Dallas Kralovetz Shawano, WI February 22, 1991
Danny Burson Albuquerque, NM February 22, 1984
David Prickett Fresno, CA February 22, 1983
Dennis English Benton, KY February 22, 1955
Doug Manmiller Shoemakersville, PA February 22, 1968
Freddy Nordstrom London, England February 22, 1989
George Hobaugh, Jr. Karns City, PA February 22, 1983
George Rice Milford, CT February 22, 1914 February 26, 2003
Grant Wimbish Hickory, NC February 22, 1982
J.T. Hoff Grand Rapids, MI February 22, 1944 September 26, 1986
Jake Redetzke Altoona, WI February 22, 1988
Jim Elliott Princeton, IN February 22, 1952
Joe Booher West Lafeyette, IN February 22, 1941 February 12, 1993
Joey McColm Ajax, ON February 22, 1986
Johnny Parsons, III Owatonna, MN February 22, 1966
Karla Lampe Carroll, IA February 22, 1968
Keith Tolf Union Grove, WI February 22, 1963
Kendell Legendre Danville, VT February 22, 1958
Kyle Hoffman Averill Park, NY February 22, 1982
Larry Foyt Houston, TX February 22, 1977
Lee Roy Carrigg Elloree, SC February 22, 1942
Marshall Teague Daytona Beach, FL February 22, 1921 February 11, 1959
Michael Bauer Clarion, PA February 22, 1993
Michael Cenzi Naples, FL February 22, 1993
Niki Lauda Vienna, Austria February 22, 1949 May 20, 2019
Patty Simko Pontiac, MI February 22, 1960
Perry Brown Riverview, FL February 22, 1975
Robbie Andersen Omaha, NE February 22, 1988
Scott Overbey Chicago Ridge, IL February 22, 1964 July 16, 2011
Shawn Culp Tucson, AZ February 22, 1964
Terry Brooks, Jr. Concord, NC February 22, 1982
Tim Nichols Hurley, VA February 22, 1963
Todd Annarummo Swansea, MA February 22, 1979