Historical Events Happened In May - 22
Saturday, 25 June 2016
1900 On this day in history edwin S Votey patents pneumatic piano player
1902 On this day in history earth tremor causes explosion at Coal Creek mine, 8 km from Fernie, killing 128 miners.
1902 On May - 22 36th Belmont: John Bullman aboard Mastermam wins in 2:22.6
1903 Launch of the White Star Liner, SS Ionic on this day in history.
1904 On May - 22 anne de Vries, writer (Bartje)
1905 On this day in history royal Academy in Delft Holland becomes Technical High School
1906 On this day in history 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece
1906 Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane on May - 22.
1906 On May - 22 10th anniversary Olympic games close at Athens, Greece
1906 On this day in history harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie)
1907 Albert Trott takes two hat-tricks in an innings, Middlesex vs Somerset on this day in history.
1907 The birth of Laurence Olivier, British actor of stage and screen on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history albert Trott takes two hat-tricks in an innings, Mddx v Somerset
1907 Laurence Olivier, England, actor (Rebecca, Hamlet, Jazz Singer) on May - 22.
1909 The first San Fransisco fireboat, David Scannell, launched on May - 22.
1909 On this day in history 1st SF fireboat, David Scannell, launched
1910 On May - 22 johnny Olson, TV announcer (Price is Right)
1910 On May - 22 jules Renard, French writer (Le plaisir the rompre), dies at 46
1911 On May - 22 braves pitcher, Cliff Curtis, loses his 23rd game in a row
1911 Anatol Rapoport, Russ/US mathem/biologist (game theory) on this day in history.
1912 Hendrik Koekoek, Dutch MP (Farmers Party) on this day in history.
1913 On May - 22 andrea C Bensddorp, Dutch/South African actress (Commensaal)
1914 On May - 22 vance Packard, Granville Summit Pa, author (Hidden Persuaders)
1915 Local train collides with troop train killing 226 (Gretna Scotland) on May - 22.
1916 French troops occupy parts of Fort Douaumont Verdun on this day in history.
1916 Gordon Binkerd, composer on this day in history.
1917 Jean-Louis Laffitte Curtis, novelist on May - 22.
1918 On May - 22 david Land, impressario
1919 Paul Vanden Boeynants, premier Belgium (1966-68, 1978-79) on May - 22.
1920 Hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic on May - 22.
1921 On May - 22 marie E Wilton, writer, dies
1922 On May - 22 judith Crist, NY, movie critic (TV Guide)
1923 Stanley Baldwin succeeds Andrew Bonar Law as British premier on this day in history.
1924 The birth of Charles Aznavour, French born singer on this day in history.