Historical Events In July - 22
Friday, 07 August 2020
1898 Alexander Calder, sculptor (mobiles, stabiles) on this day in history.
1901 Serbia reactivates diplomatic relations with Montenegro on July - 22.
1901 On this day in history charles Weidman, Nebraska, modern dancer/choreographer (Candide)
1902 On this day in history vladimir Nikolayevich Kryukov, composer
1905 Body of John Paul Jones moved to Annapolis, MD for reburial on this day in history.
1905 Phila Athletic's Weldon Henley no-hits St Louis Browns, 6-0 on July - 22.
1905 Boris Alexandrov, conductor (Red Army Song/Dance Ensemble) on July - 22.
1906 On July - 22 the Grand Trunk Railway changes from left to right hand running on double track sections. The change involved considerable alteration in crossovers, switches and semaphore signals.
1908 W Lorenz discovers asteroid #665 Sabine on July - 22.
1908 Amy Vanderbilt, authority on etiquette (Complete Book of Etiquette) on July - 22.
1909 D v Liliencron, writer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1910 On July - 22 edith Abbo, daughter of Mien Wenneker/Dutch Prince Henry
1912 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
1912 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes
1913 Licia Albanese, Bari Italy, operatic soprano (NY Met Opera) on this day in history.
1914 On July - 22 cecil Effinger, composer
1916 On this day in history a bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in SF killing 10
1916 Ten people are killed when a bomb explodes during the Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history hipolito M Ocalia, Curacao, landscape painter
1917 Alexander Kerensky becomes Russian PM on July - 22.
1917 Four members of the Australian Army Nursing Service - Sisters Cawood, Deacon and Ross-King and Staff Nurse Derrer - win Military Medals for rescuing patients trapped in a burning Casualty Clearing Station at Trois Arbes, France These were the first bravery awards won by Australian nurses in action on this day in history.
1917 M Wolf discovers asteroids #879 Ricarda, #880 Herba & #881 Athene on this day in history.
1918 On this day in history lightning kills 504 sheep in Utah's Wasatch National Park
1918 On July - 22 pim [Albrecht W] Lyre, Dutch lawyer/son of prince Henry
1919 On July - 22 de Falla & Massine's "Three-cornered Hat," premieres in London
1920 On this day in history hugh Dundas, fighter pilot/businessman
1921 On July - 22 25th US Golf Open: Jim Barnes shoots a 289 at Columbia CC in MD
1921 William V Roth Jr, (Sen-R-Delaware, 1971- ) on July - 22.
1922 On July - 22 cards enter 1st place, marks 1st time both St Louis teams are on top
1923 Walter Johnson becomes the first to strikeout 3,000 on July - 22.
1923 Walter Johnson becomes 1st to strikeout 3,000 (en route to 3,508) on July - 22.
1923 Robert J Dole, (Sen-R Kansas, 1969-95)/presidential candidate (R-1996) on July - 22.
1924 Margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family) on this day in history.
1925 Yankees purchase infielder Leo Durocher on this day in history.