Historical Events In January - 22
Sunday, 21 July 2019
1945 On January - 22 hMCS Trentonian (Corvette) torpedoed
1945 Burma highway reopens on January - 22.
1945 A Wolfenstein, writer, dies at 61 on January - 22.
1946 US President creates the CIA on January - 22.
1946 US president sets up CIA, Central Intelligence Agency on this day in history.
1947 On January - 22 hollywood station KTLA, the first commercial television station west of the Mississippi River, begins broadcasting.
1947 On January - 22 1st commercial TV station west of Mississippi opens, Hollywood CA
1948 On this day in history jim Laker takes 7-103 in his 1st Test Cricket innings v WI Barbados
1949 On January - 22 "All for Love" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 121 perfs
1950 Polly Riley wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open on this day in history.
1950 On this day in history alan Hale, actor (Little John-Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 57
1951 The Canadian destroyer HMCS Huron is put under United Nations command for service off Korea on January - 22.
1951 On January - 22 bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Johncrowe Ransom
1951 On January - 22 eastwood Lane, composer, dies at 71
1952 Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1953 Arthur Miller's play, The Crucible, opens on Broadway on this day in history.
1953 Arthur Miller's "Crucible," premieres in NYC on January - 22.
1955 On January - 22 norwegian government of Einar Gerhardsen forms
1956 30 die in a train crash in Los Angeles on January - 22.
1956 On this day in history p A M Speet, Dutch broadcast CEO (KRO), dies
1957 Israeli forces withdraw from the Sinai Penisula on this day in history.
1957 Israeli forces withdraw from Sinai Peninsula on this day in history.
1958 On this day in history kRSD (now KEVN) TV channel 7 in Rapid City, SD (ABC) 1st broadcast
1959 USAF concludes less than 1% of UFO's are unknown objects on January - 22.
1959 A J Else Mauhs, German/Dutch actress (Hamlet, Nora), dies at 73 on January - 22.
1960 10th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 125-115 at Philadelphia on January - 22.
1964 On this day in history marc Blitzstein, US composer (Cradle Will Rock), dies at 58
1966 Herbert Marshall, actor (Dark Angel, Duel in the Sun), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1967 Jobyna Ralston, actress (Wings, Girl Shy, Freshman), dies at 66 on January - 22.
1968 The comedy television show Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In premieres on the NBC network on January - 22.
1968 On January - 22 duke Kahanamoku, 100m swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-12, 20, 24), dies at 77
1970 The Boeing 747 jumbo jet makes its first regularly scheduled commercial flight on a route from New York to London on January - 22.
1973 On this day in history former U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) dies at age 64.
1973 On January - 22 in the Roe vs. Wade decision, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down state laws restricting abortions during the first six months of pregnancy.