Historical Events In August - 22
Monday, 19 April 2021
1889 John Sanger, circus entrepreneur, dies on August - 22.
1890 On this day in history floyd Henri Allport, US psychologist/sociologist
1890 On August - 22 vasile Alecsandri, Romania poet/Foreign minister, dies at 69
1891 Francis McDonald, Bowling Green Ky, actor (Will-Adv of Champion) on August - 22.
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 this day in history.
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 August - 22 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 Francine Larrimore, Verdun France, actress (John Meade's Woman) on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history gabriel Faures opera "Prométhée," premieres in Beziers
1900 On August - 22 elizabeth Bergner, Vienna Austria, actress (Catherine the Great)
1901 Cadillac Company founded on this day in history.
1901 Cadillac Motor Company is founded on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1902 On this day in history pres Teddy Roosevelt became 1st US chief executive to ride in a car
1902 On this day in history leni Riefenstahl, [Helene Bertha Amalie], Germany, actress (Tiefland)
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 this day in history deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
1905 Wade Crosby, IA, actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood) on August - 22.
1906 First Victor Victrola manufactured on August - 22.
1906 On August - 22 1st Victor Victrola manufactured
1907 On this day in history colin Buchanan, town planner
1907 On August - 22 oliver F McGowan, Kipling AL, actor (Banning, Stagecoach)
1908 The birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer on this day in history.
1908 Henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment) on August - 22.
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 August - 22.
1910 Japan annexes Korea after 5 years as a protectorate on this day in history.