Historical Events In December - 22
Monday, 21 June 2021
1894 On this day in history french officer Alfred Dreyfus court-martialed for treason, triggers worldwide charges of anti-Semitism (Dreyfus later vindicated)
1894 French officer, Alfred Dreyfus, found guilty of selling secrets to Germany on this day in history.
1894 -23] Dutch coast hit by hurricane on December - 22.
1895 On December - 22 wilhelm Rontgen, the German physicist, makes the first ever X-ray of his wife's hand
1896 Nikolay Semyonovich Tikhonov, St Petersburg Russia, poet on December - 22.
1897 Bering Sea Claims Commission recommends US pay Canadian sealers $463,454; to compensate for seizure of vessels on December - 22.
1899 Dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies on December - 22.
1900 On this day in history a new 35-horsepower car built by Daimler from a design by Emil Jellinek was completed. The car was named for Jellinek's daughter, Mercedes.
1902 Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebing, psychiatrist, dies at 62 on December - 22.
1907 On this day in history saint-Saëns/Fokines ballet "Le Cygne," premieres in St Petersburg
1908 On December - 22 marie Jungius, Dutch teacher/fairy tale writer, dies at 44
1910 US postal savings stamps first issued on December - 22.
1910 On December - 22 uS postal savings stamps 1st issued
1913 Menelik II, King of Ethiopia (1896-1913), dies at 69 on December - 22.
1915 On this day in history federal Baseball League disolved
1917 On this day in history flanders declares it's independence, under Pieter Tack
1917 On December - 22 francesca Saveria Cabrini, US saint/patron of immigrant, dies at 67
1918 Albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter, dies at 83 on December - 22.
1919 On this day in history uS deports 250 alien radicals
1919 Government of Ireland Act of Power (Home Rule for Ireland) on this day in history.
1922 On December - 22 montreal Quebec official opening of the Mount Royal Hotel, with 1.046 rooms.
1922 On this day in history belgian parliament rejects Dutch university in Ghent
1923 On December - 22 bill Ponsford & Edgar Mayne make 456 opening stand for Vict
1923 Arthur H Bird, composer, dies at 67 on December - 22.
1924 On this day in history babe Dye of NHL's Toronto St Patricks scores 5 goals beat Bruins 10-2
1930 6 West europe lands signs Convention of Oslo on December - 22.
1934 1st flight from Netherland to Curacao (Christmas flight 1934) on December - 22.
1935 On this day in history yaeko Iwasaki, student of D S Harada Roshi, 1st awakening in Kamakura
1936 On December - 22 the birth of James Burke, British writer
1936 The initial common carrier license issued by ICC, Scranton, Pa on this day in history.
1936 1st common carrier license issued by ICC, Scranton, Pa on December - 22.
1937 On December - 22 lincoln Tunnel opens to traffic
1937 Lincoln Tunnel (NYC) opens to traffic on this day in history.
1937 On December - 22 daito Kokushi, Zen founder of Daitokuji, dies in Kyoto at 55