Historical Events In August - 22
Thursday, 04 March 2021
1889 On this day in history john Sanger, circus entrepreneur, dies
1890 On this day in history floyd Henri Allport, US psychologist/sociologist
1890 Vasile Alecsandri, Romania poet/Foreign minister, dies at 69 on August - 22.
1891 Francis McDonald, Bowling Green Ky, actor (Will-Adv of Champion) on August - 22.
1892 On August - 22 percy Fender, cricketer (legendary Surrey & England all-rounder)
1893 The birth of Dorothy Parker, American writer and humorist on August - 22.
1893 On August - 22 dorothy Parker, NJ, short story writer (1958 Marjorie Peabody Award)
1893 On this day in history ernst II, duke of Saxony-Coburg-Gotha (1844-93)/composer, dies at 75
1894 Cecil Kellaway, South Africa, actor (Mr Earnshaw-Wuthering Heights) on August - 22.
1895 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) on this day in history.
1897 On August - 22 bill Woodfull, cricketer (Australian captain in the Bodyline series)
1898 On August - 22 francine Larrimore, Verdun France, actress (John Meade's Woman)
1900 Gabriel Faures opera "Prométhée," premieres in Beziers on August - 22.
1900 On this day in history elizabeth Bergner, Vienna Austria, actress (Catherine the Great)
1901 Cadillac Company founded on August - 22.
1901 Cadillac Motor Company is founded on this day in history.
1901 Gunnar Wennerberg, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1902 President Theodore Roosevelt became the first U.S. President to ride in an automobile on this day in history.
1902 On August - 22 pres Teddy Roosevelt became 1st US chief executive to ride in a car
1902 On this day in history leni Riefenstahl, [Helene Bertha Amalie], Germany, actress (Tiefland)
1903 On August - 22 rené Wellek, Vienna Austria, writer (Concepts of Criticism)
1903 Robert A T G C Salisbury, British premier (1885..1902), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1904 On August - 22 deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
1905 On this day in history wade Crosby, IA, actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood)
1906 First Victor Victrola manufactured on this day in history.
1906 1st Victor Victrola manufactured on this day in history.
1907 Colin Buchanan, town planner on this day in history.
1907 Oliver F McGowan, Kipling AL, actor (Banning, Stagecoach) on this day in history.
1908 The birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer on August - 22.
1908 Henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment) on this day in history.
1908 Henri Cartier-Bresson, Chanteloup, France, photographer on August - 22.
1909 On this day in history mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants)
1910 On August - 22 japan annexes Korea
1910 Japan annexes Korea after 5 years as a protectorate on this day in history.