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  • Westmoreland County, Virginia, U.S.
    Saturday Feb 23, 1732

    George Washington

    Birth

    Westmoreland County, Virginia, U.S.
    Saturday Feb 23, 1732

    George Washington was born February 22, 1732, at Popes Creek in Westmoreland County, Virginia.




  • Great Barrington, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Sunday Feb 23, 1868

    W. E. B. Du Bois

    Birth

    Great Barrington, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Sunday Feb 23, 1868

    William Edward Burghardt Du Bois was born on February 23, 1868, in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, to Alfred and Mary Silvina (née Burghardt) Du Bois.




  • U.S.
    Monday Feb 23, 1987

    Audrey Hepburn

    Love Among Thieves

    U.S.
    Monday Feb 23, 1987

    Hepburn co-starred with Robert Wagner in a made-for-television caper film, Love Among Thieves (1987).




  • Ferndale, Michigan, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 23, 1999

    Eminem

    The Slim Shady LP

    Ferndale, Michigan, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 23, 1999

    Eminem released The Slim Shady LP in February 1999. Although it was one of the year's most popular albums (certified triple platinum by the end of the year), he was accused of imitating the style and subject matter of underground rapper Cage.




  • Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 23, 2010

    Facebook, Inc.

    Facebook was granted a Patent On Certain Aspects of Its News Feed

    Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 23, 2010

    On February 23, 2010, Facebook was granted a patent on certain aspects of its News Feed. The patent covers News Feeds in which links are provided so that one user can participate in the activity of another user. The sorting and display of stories in a user's News Feed is governed by the EdgeRank algorithm.




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