Historical Events In August - 22
Tuesday, 05 July 2022
1889 On August - 22 john Sanger, circus entrepreneur, dies
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 Percy Fender, cricketer (legendary Surrey & England all-rounder) on this day in history.
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 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 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) on August - 22.
1897 Bill Woodfull, cricketer (Australian captain in the Bodyline series) on August - 22.
1898 Francine Larrimore, Verdun France, actress (John Meade's Woman) on August - 22.
1900 Gabriel Faures opera "Prométhée," premieres in Beziers on August - 22.
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 August - 22.
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 August - 22 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 René Wellek, Vienna Austria, writer (Concepts of Criticism) on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history robert A T G C Salisbury, British premier (1885..1902), dies at 73
1904 Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983) on August - 22.
1905 On this day in history wade Crosby, IA, actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood)
1906 First Victor Victrola manufactured on this day in history.
1906 On August - 22 1st Victor Victrola manufactured
1907 Colin Buchanan, town planner on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history oliver F McGowan, Kipling AL, actor (Banning, Stagecoach)
1908 On August - 22 the birth of Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer
1908 On August - 22 henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment)
1908 Henri Cartier-Bresson, Chanteloup, France, photographer on this day in history.
1909 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants) on August - 22.
1910 Japan annexes Korea on this day in history.
1910 On August - 22 japan annexes Korea after 5 years as a protectorate