Historical Events In August - 22
Sunday, 28 November 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 this day in history.
1891 On this day in history francis McDonald, Bowling Green Ky, actor (Will-Adv of Champion)
1892 On this day in history 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 On this day in history cecil Kellaway, South Africa, actor (Mr Earnshaw-Wuthering Heights)
1895 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) on this day in history.
1897 Bill Woodfull, cricketer (Australian captain in the Bodyline series) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history cadillac Company founded
1901 Cadillac Motor Company is founded on this day in history.
1901 Gunnar Wennerberg, composer, dies at 83 on August - 22.
1902 On this day in history president Theodore Roosevelt became the first U.S. President to ride in an automobile
1902 On August - 22 pres Teddy Roosevelt became 1st US chief executive to ride in a car
1902 On August - 22 leni Riefenstahl, [Helene Bertha Amalie], Germany, actress (Tiefland)
1903 René Wellek, Vienna Austria, writer (Concepts of Criticism) on this day in history.
1903 On August - 22 robert A T G C Salisbury, British premier (1885..1902), dies at 73
1904 Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983) on August - 22.
1905 On August - 22 wade Crosby, IA, actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood)
1906 First Victor Victrola manufactured on August - 22.
1906 On this day in history 1st Victor Victrola manufactured
1907 On August - 22 colin Buchanan, town planner
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 On this day in history henri Cartier-Bresson, Chanteloup, France, photographer
1909 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants) on this day in history.
1910 Japan annexes Korea on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history japan annexes Korea after 5 years as a protectorate