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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.  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1530  Bartolomeo Spontone, composer was born on August - 22.  

1601  On August - 22 birth of georges de Scudéry, French writer (d. 1667)  

1615  Christopher Gibbons, composer was born on this day in history.  

1624  On August - 22 birth of jean Renaud de Segrais, French writer (d. 1701)  

1647  Denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine) was born on this day in history.  

1679  On August - 22 birth of pierre Guérin de Tencin, French cardinal (d. 1758)  

1681  Pierre Danican Philidor, composer was born on this day in history.  

1753  Christian Friedrich Ruppe, composer was born on August - 22.  

Famous Deaths In August - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0408  Flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48 on August - 22.  

0634  On this day in history abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies  

1155  On this day in history death of konoe, Emperor of Japan (b. 1139)  

1188  On August - 22 death of ferdinand II, King of Leon (b. 1137)  

1241  On this day in history gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies  

1280  Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies on this day in history.  

1286  Death of Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered on this day in history.  

1304  Death of John II, Count of Hainaut (b. 1247) on August - 22.  

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