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Historical Events For May - 22

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1900  On this day in history edwin S Votey patents pneumatic piano player  Click To Search About This In Google

1902  On May - 22 earth tremor causes explosion at Coal Creek mine, 8 km from Fernie, killing 128 miners.  Click To Search About This In Google

1902  36th Belmont: John Bullman aboard Mastermam wins in 2:22.6 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1903  Launch of the White Star Liner, SS Ionic on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1904  Anne de Vries, writer (Bartje) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1905  Royal Academy in Delft Holland becomes Technical High School on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1906  On this day in history 10th anniversary of Olympics, celebration held in Athens, Greece  Click To Search About This In Google

1906  Wright Brothers patent an aeroplane on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1906  10th anniversary Olympic games close at Athens, Greece on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1906  Harry Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie) on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1907  On this day in history albert Trott takes two hat-tricks in an innings, Middlesex vs Somerset  Click To Search About This In Google

1907  On this day in history the birth of Laurence Olivier, British actor of stage and screen  Click To Search About This In Google

1907  Albert Trott takes two hat-tricks in an innings, Mddx v Somerset on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1907  On this day in history laurence Olivier, England, actor (Rebecca, Hamlet, Jazz Singer)  Click To Search About This In Google

1909  The first San Fransisco fireboat, David Scannell, launched on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1909  On this day in history 1st SF fireboat, David Scannell, launched  Click To Search About This In Google

1910  Johnny Olson, TV announcer (Price is Right) on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1910  Jules Renard, French writer (Le plaisir the rompre), dies at 46 on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1911  Braves pitcher, Cliff Curtis, loses his 23rd game in a row on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1911  On this day in history anatol Rapoport, Russ/US mathem/biologist (game theory)  Click To Search About This In Google

1912  On May - 22 hendrik Koekoek, Dutch MP (Farmers Party)  Click To Search About This In Google

1913  Andrea C Bensddorp, Dutch/South African actress (Commensaal) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1914  On May - 22 vance Packard, Granville Summit Pa, author (Hidden Persuaders)  Click To Search About This In Google

1915  On May - 22 local train collides with troop train killing 226 (Gretna Scotland)  Click To Search About This In Google

1916  French troops occupy parts of Fort Douaumont Verdun on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1916  Gordon Binkerd, composer on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1917  Jean-Louis Laffitte Curtis, novelist on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1918  David Land, impressario on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1919  Paul Vanden Boeynants, premier Belgium (1966-68, 1978-79) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1920  On May - 22 hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic  Click To Search About This In Google

1921  On this day in history marie E Wilton, writer, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1922  Judith Crist, NY, movie critic (TV Guide) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1923  Stanley Baldwin succeeds Andrew Bonar Law as British premier on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1924  On this day in history the birth of Charles Aznavour, French born singer  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In May - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1622  On May - 22 birth of louis de Buade de Frontenac, Governor of New France (d. 1698)  Click To Search About This In Google

1671  On May - 22 birth of abraham Patras, governor-general of East-Indies (1735-37)  Click To Search About This In Google

1715  François-Joachim de Pierre de Bernis, French cardinal and statesman (d. 1794) was born on May - 22.  Click To Search About This In Google

1722  Johannes Schmidlin, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1724  On this day in history birth of marc-Joseph Marion du Fresne, French explorer (d. 1772)  Click To Search About This In Google

1759  On May - 22 birth of gervais-Francois Couperin, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1770  On May - 22 birth of princess Elizabeth of the United Kingdom (d. 1840)  Click To Search About This In Google

1772  Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer (d. 1833) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In May - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0337  On May - 22 constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

0987  On this day in history death of louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20  Click To Search About This In Google

1068  On May - 22 death of emperor Go-Reizei of Japan (b. 1025)  Click To Search About This In Google

1455  On this day in history death of henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (killed in battle)  Click To Search About This In Google

1457  On this day in history death of saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381)  Click To Search About This In Google

1501  Robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1538  On this day in history death of john Forrest, English Franciscan friar (martyred) (b. 1471)  Click To Search About This In Google

1540  On this day in history francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57  Click To Search About This In Google

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