Historical Events In August - 22
Sunday, 14 August 2022
1889 John Sanger, circus entrepreneur, dies on August - 22.
1890 Floyd Henri Allport, US psychologist/sociologist on this day in history.
1890 Vasile Alecsandri, Romania poet/Foreign minister, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1891 On this day in history francis McDonald, Bowling Green Ky, actor (Will-Adv of Champion)
1892 On August - 22 percy Fender, cricketer (legendary Surrey & England all-rounder)
1893 On August - 22 the birth of Dorothy Parker, American writer and humorist
1893 On August - 22 dorothy Parker, NJ, short story writer (1958 Marjorie Peabody Award)
1893 On August - 22 ernst II, duke of Saxony-Coburg-Gotha (1844-93)/composer, dies at 75
1894 Cecil Kellaway, South Africa, actor (Mr Earnshaw-Wuthering Heights) on this day in history.
1895 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) on August - 22.
1897 On August - 22 bill Woodfull, cricketer (Australian captain in the Bodyline series)
1898 Francine Larrimore, Verdun France, actress (John Meade's Woman) on this day in history.
1900 Gabriel Faures opera "Prométhée," premieres in Beziers on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history elizabeth Bergner, Vienna Austria, actress (Catherine the Great)
1901 Cadillac Company founded on this day in history.
1901 On August - 22 cadillac Motor Company is founded.
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 August - 22.
1902 On this day in history pres Teddy Roosevelt became 1st US chief executive to ride in a car
1902 Leni Riefenstahl, [Helene Bertha Amalie], Germany, actress (Tiefland) on this day in history.
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 August - 22.
1904 On August - 22 deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
1905 Wade Crosby, IA, actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood) on August - 22.
1906 On this day in history first Victor Victrola manufactured
1906 1st Victor Victrola manufactured on August - 22.
1907 Colin Buchanan, town planner on this day in history.
1907 On August - 22 oliver F McGowan, Kipling AL, actor (Banning, Stagecoach)
1908 The birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer on August - 22.
1908 On August - 22 henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment)
1908 Henri Cartier-Bresson, Chanteloup, France, photographer on this day in history.
1909 On August - 22 mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants)
1910 Japan annexes Korea on August - 22.
1910 Japan annexes Korea after 5 years as a protectorate on August - 22.