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February 22, 1950 (Wednesday)
- Egypt and Israel signed a General Armistice Agreement at Auja al-Hafir, a town on the border between the two nations. The Agreement defined the boundaries of the Gaza Strip as a neutral zone between the Muslim and Jewish countries, which had fought a war less than two years earlier.
- The National Intercollegiate Recreational Sports Association was created by agreement of representatives from eleven historically black colleges (Albany State College, Arkansas A&M College, Bethune-Cookman College, Dillard University, North Carolina College, Southern University, Texas Southern University, Tillotson College, Tuskegee Institute, Wiley College, and Xavier University).
- Born: Julius Erving ("Dr. J"), American pro basketball player for ABA and NBA, in Roosevelt, New York; Awn Shawkat Al-Khasawneh, Prime Minister of Jordan 2011-2012, in Amman; Julie Walters, English stage actress, in Smethwick; and Miou-Miou (Sylvette Herry), French actress, in Paris