Historical Events In April - 22
Thursday, 13 August 2020
1941 On April - 22 arthur Briscoe, cricketer (South African batsman in 2 Tests), dies
1943 On this day in history german counter attack in North-Tunisia
1944 Allies land near Hollandia, New-Guinea on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history mezio Agostini, composer, dies at 68
1945 On this day in history general Eisenhower invites eight U.S. congressmen to visit death camps.
1945 Toronto Maple Leafs beat Det Red Wings 4 games to 3 for Stanley Cup on April - 22.
1945 Concentration Camp at Sachsenhausen liberated on April - 22.
1945 Kathe Kollwitz, German graphic artist, dies at 77 on April - 22.
1946 On this day in history sED, Sozialistic Einheitspartei Deutschlands, party forms
1946 Harlan Fiske Stone, Chief Justice Supreme Court (1941-46), dies at 73 on April - 22.
1947 On April - 22 1st NBA Championship: Phila Warriors beat Chicago Stags, 4 games to 2
1948 On April - 22 wTVR TV channel 6 in Richmond, VA (CBS) begins broadcasting
1950 On April - 22 charles H Houston, architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54
1951 Ticker-tape parade for General MacArthur in NYC on this day in history.
1951 On April - 22 stanley Ridges, actor (possessed, Sgt York, Mr Ace), dies at 59
1952 The first atomic explosion on network news, Nob, Nevada on April - 22.
1952 On April - 22 1st atomic explosion on network news, Nob, Nevada
1953 Top Naeff, [Anthonetta van Rhijn-N], Dutch writer, dies at 75 on April - 22.
1954 On April - 22 senate Army-McCarthy televised hearings began
1954 Senate Army-McCarthy televised hearings began Red scare starts on April - 22.
1954 Achiel van Acker forms Belgian govt on April - 22.
1955 On April - 22 congress orders all US coins bear motto "In God We Trust"
1956 On this day in history patty Berg wins LPGA Dallas Golf Open
1957 All NL teams intergates, John Irwin Kennedy is 1st black on Phillies on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history ignatius Roy D Campbell, British poet (Garcia Lorca), dies at 54
1959 Yankee Whitey Ford strikes-out 15, beating Senators, 1-0 in 14 innings on this day in history.
1961 On April - 22 uprising of French parachutist of Gen Salan/Challe in Algeria
1961 Maria Radulphus, [Adrian Hermus], Curacao school inspector, dies at 91 on April - 22.
1962 Tor Maple Leafs beat Black Hawks 4 games to 2 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1962 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Sunshine Golf Open on this day in history.
1962 Solomon Pimsleur, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1964 On this day in history world's Fair (Flushing Meadow, Corona Park, NY) opens
1964 On this day in history tanganyika & Zanzibar form republic Tanzania
1966 Atlanta Braves win their 1st game, beating NY Mets 8-4 on this day in history.