Historical Events In April - 22
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1941 Arthur Briscoe, cricketer (South African batsman in 2 Tests), dies on April - 22.
1943 On April - 22 german counter attack in North-Tunisia
1944 On this day in history allies land near Hollandia, New-Guinea
1944 Mezio Agostini, composer, dies at 68 on April - 22.
1945 On this day in history general Eisenhower invites eight U.S. congressmen to visit death camps.
1945 Toronto Maple Leafs beat Det Red Wings 4 games to 3 for Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1945 Concentration Camp at Sachsenhausen liberated on April - 22.
1945 Kathe Kollwitz, German graphic artist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1946 SED, Sozialistic Einheitspartei Deutschlands, party forms on April - 22.
1946 Harlan Fiske Stone, Chief Justice Supreme Court (1941-46), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1947 1st NBA Championship: Phila Warriors beat Chicago Stags, 4 games to 2 on this day in history.
1948 On April - 22 wTVR TV channel 6 in Richmond, VA (CBS) begins broadcasting
1950 Charles H Houston, architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54 on April - 22.
1951 On this day in history ticker-tape parade for General MacArthur in NYC
1951 On this day in history stanley Ridges, actor (possessed, Sgt York, Mr Ace), dies at 59
1952 On April - 22 the first atomic explosion on network news, Nob, Nevada
1952 On this day in history 1st atomic explosion on network news, Nob, Nevada
1953 On April - 22 top Naeff, [Anthonetta van Rhijn-N], Dutch writer, dies at 75
1954 On April - 22 senate Army-McCarthy televised hearings began
1954 Senate Army-McCarthy televised hearings began Red scare starts on this day in history.
1954 Achiel van Acker forms Belgian govt on April - 22.
1955 On this day in history congress orders all US coins bear motto "In God We Trust"
1956 On this day in history patty Berg wins LPGA Dallas Golf Open
1957 All NL teams intergates, John Irwin Kennedy is 1st black on Phillies on April - 22.
1957 Ignatius Roy D Campbell, British poet (Garcia Lorca), dies at 54 on April - 22.
1959 On April - 22 yankee Whitey Ford strikes-out 15, beating Senators, 1-0 in 14 innings
1961 Uprising of French parachutist of Gen Salan/Challe in Algeria on April - 22.
1961 On this day in history maria Radulphus, [Adrian Hermus], Curacao school inspector, dies at 91
1962 On this day in history tor Maple Leafs beat Black Hawks 4 games to 2 for the Stanley Cup
1962 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Sunshine Golf Open on April - 22.
1962 Solomon Pimsleur, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1964 World's Fair (Flushing Meadow, Corona Park, NY) opens on April - 22.
1964 Tanganyika & Zanzibar form republic Tanzania on April - 22.
1966 Atlanta Braves win their 1st game, beating NY Mets 8-4 on April - 22.