22nd FEBRUARY ~ HiSTORY ON THiS DAY

February 22nd ~ This Day in History video by History.com ~ 1980: U.S. hockey team made a miracle on ice on the 22nd February 1980, in one of the most dramatic upsets in Olympic history, when the underdog U.S. hockey team, consisting of college players, defeated the four-time defending gold-medal winning Soviet team at the XIII Olympic Winter Games in Lake Placid, New York. The Soviet squad, known as the finest in the world, fell to the youthful American team 4-3 before a crowd of 10,000 spectators. Two days later, the Americans defeated Finland 4-2 to clinch the hockey gold. | & see more about history on this day in the video…