Historical Events In April - 22
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
1941 Arthur Briscoe, cricketer (South African batsman in 2 Tests), dies on April - 22.
1943 German counter attack in North-Tunisia on this day in history.
1944 Allies land near Hollandia, New-Guinea on April - 22.
1944 On April - 22 mezio Agostini, composer, dies at 68
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 this day in history.
1945 Kathe Kollwitz, German graphic artist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1946 On April - 22 sED, Sozialistic Einheitspartei Deutschlands, party forms
1946 Harlan Fiske Stone, Chief Justice Supreme Court (1941-46), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history 1st NBA Championship: Phila Warriors beat Chicago Stags, 4 games to 2
1948 WTVR TV channel 6 in Richmond, VA (CBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
1950 Charles H Houston, architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1951 Ticker-tape parade for General MacArthur in NYC on this day in history.
1951 On this day in history stanley Ridges, actor (possessed, Sgt York, Mr Ace), dies at 59
1952 The first atomic explosion on network news, Nob, Nevada on April - 22.
1952 On April - 22 1st atomic explosion on network news, Nob, Nevada
1953 On this day in history top Naeff, [Anthonetta van Rhijn-N], Dutch writer, dies at 75
1954 On this day in history senate Army-McCarthy televised hearings began
1954 Senate Army-McCarthy televised hearings began Red scare starts on April - 22.
1954 Achiel van Acker forms Belgian govt on April - 22.
1955 Congress orders all US coins bear motto "In God We Trust" on April - 22.
1956 Patty Berg wins LPGA Dallas Golf Open on April - 22.
1957 On April - 22 all NL teams intergates, John Irwin Kennedy is 1st black on Phillies
1957 On April - 22 ignatius Roy D Campbell, British poet (Garcia Lorca), dies at 54
1959 Yankee Whitey Ford strikes-out 15, beating Senators, 1-0 in 14 innings on this day in history.
1961 On April - 22 uprising of French parachutist of Gen Salan/Challe in Algeria
1961 On April - 22 maria Radulphus, [Adrian Hermus], Curacao school inspector, dies at 91
1962 Tor Maple Leafs beat Black Hawks 4 games to 2 for the Stanley Cup on April - 22.
1962 On this day in history marilynn Smith wins LPGA Sunshine Golf Open
1962 On this day in history solomon Pimsleur, composer, dies at 61
1964 On this day in history world's Fair (Flushing Meadow, Corona Park, NY) opens
1964 On April - 22 tanganyika & Zanzibar form republic Tanzania
1966 On April - 22 atlanta Braves win their 1st game, beating NY Mets 8-4