Historical Events In August - 22
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
1889 On this day in history john Sanger, circus entrepreneur, dies
1890 Floyd Henri Allport, US psychologist/sociologist on August - 22.
1890 Vasile Alecsandri, Romania poet/Foreign minister, dies at 69 on August - 22.
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 The birth of Dorothy Parker, American writer and humorist on August - 22.
1893 Dorothy Parker, NJ, short story writer (1958 Marjorie Peabody Award) on this day in history.
1893 On August - 22 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 On August - 22 paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello)
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 On August - 22 gabriel Faures opera "Prométhée," premieres in Beziers
1900 On this day in history elizabeth Bergner, Vienna Austria, actress (Catherine the Great)
1901 On August - 22 cadillac Company founded
1901 On August - 22 cadillac Motor Company is founded.
1901 On August - 22 gunnar Wennerberg, composer, dies at 83
1902 President Theodore Roosevelt became the first U.S. President to ride in an automobile on this day in history.
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 August - 22.
1903 On this day in history 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 August - 22 wade Crosby, IA, actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood)
1906 On this day in history first Victor Victrola manufactured
1906 On August - 22 1st Victor Victrola manufactured
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 On this day in history the birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer
1908 On this day in history 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 On this day in history japan annexes Korea
1910 Japan annexes Korea after 5 years as a protectorate on August - 22.