Historical Events In January - 22
Sunday, 17 February 2019
1945 HMCS Trentonian (Corvette) torpedoed on this day in history.
1945 On January - 22 burma highway reopens
1945 On January - 22 a Wolfenstein, writer, dies at 61
1946 US President creates the CIA on this day in history.
1946 US president sets up CIA, Central Intelligence Agency on this day in history.
1947 Hollywood station KTLA, the first commercial television station west of the Mississippi River, begins broadcasting on this day in history.
1947 1st commercial TV station west of Mississippi opens, Hollywood CA on this day in history.
1948 Jim Laker takes 7-103 in his 1st Test Cricket innings v WI Barbados on this day in history.
1949 On this day in history "All for Love" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 121 perfs
1950 On this day in history polly Riley wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open
1950 Alan Hale, actor (Little John-Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 57 on January - 22.
1951 The Canadian destroyer HMCS Huron is put under United Nations command for service off Korea on this day in history.
1951 On January - 22 bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Johncrowe Ransom
1951 On January - 22 eastwood Lane, composer, dies at 71
1952 On January - 22 roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52
1953 On this day in history arthur Miller's play, The Crucible, opens on Broadway.
1953 Arthur Miller's "Crucible," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1955 Norwegian government of Einar Gerhardsen forms on January - 22.
1956 30 die in a train crash in Los Angeles on January - 22.
1956 P A M Speet, Dutch broadcast CEO (KRO), dies on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history israeli forces withdraw from the Sinai Penisula
1957 Israeli forces withdraw from Sinai Peninsula on January - 22.
1958 On this day in history kRSD (now KEVN) TV channel 7 in Rapid City, SD (ABC) 1st broadcast
1959 On this day in history uSAF concludes less than 1% of UFO's are unknown objects
1959 A J Else Mauhs, German/Dutch actress (Hamlet, Nora), dies at 73 on January - 22.
1960 On January - 22 10th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 125-115 at Philadelphia
1964 Marc Blitzstein, US composer (Cradle Will Rock), dies at 58 on January - 22.
1966 Herbert Marshall, actor (Dark Angel, Duel in the Sun), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1967 On January - 22 jobyna Ralston, actress (Wings, Girl Shy, Freshman), dies at 66
1968 The comedy television show Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In premieres on the NBC network on January - 22.
1968 Duke Kahanamoku, 100m swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-12, 20, 24), dies at 77 on January - 22.
1970 On this day in history the Boeing 747 jumbo jet makes its first regularly scheduled commercial flight on a route from New York to London.
1973 On this day in history former U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) dies at age 64.
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 January - 22.