Historical Events In January - 22
Monday, 03 August 2020
1945 On January - 22 hMCS Trentonian (Corvette) torpedoed
1945 On this day in history burma highway reopens
1945 On January - 22 a Wolfenstein, writer, dies at 61
1946 On January - 22 uS President creates the CIA
1946 US president sets up CIA, Central Intelligence Agency on January - 22.
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 January - 22 jim Laker takes 7-103 in his 1st Test Cricket innings v WI Barbados
1949 "All for Love" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 121 perfs on this day in history.
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 this day in history bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Johncrowe Ransom
1951 On this day in history eastwood Lane, composer, dies at 71
1952 Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52 on January - 22.
1953 On this day in history arthur Miller's play, The Crucible, opens on Broadway.
1953 Arthur Miller's "Crucible," premieres in NYC on January - 22.
1955 Norwegian government of Einar Gerhardsen forms on this day in history.
1956 30 die in a train crash in Los Angeles on January - 22.
1956 P A M Speet, Dutch broadcast CEO (KRO), dies on January - 22.
1957 Israeli forces withdraw from the Sinai Penisula on January - 22.
1957 On January - 22 israeli forces withdraw from Sinai Peninsula
1958 KRSD (now KEVN) TV channel 7 in Rapid City, SD (ABC) 1st broadcast on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1960 10th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 125-115 at Philadelphia on January - 22.
1964 Marc Blitzstein, US composer (Cradle Will Rock), dies at 58 on this day in history.
1966 Herbert Marshall, actor (Dark Angel, Duel in the Sun), dies at 75 on January - 22.
1967 Jobyna Ralston, actress (Wings, Girl Shy, Freshman), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1968 On this day in history the comedy television show Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In premieres on the NBC network.
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 this day in history.
1973 Former U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) dies at age 64 on January - 22.
1973 In the Roe vs. Wade decision, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down state laws restricting abortions during the first six months of pregnancy on this day in history.