Historical Events In October - 22
Friday, 10 July 2020
1936 First commercial flight from mainland to Hawaii on this day in history.
1936 On October - 22 1st commercial flight from mainland to Hawaii
1938 First Xerox copy made on this day in history.
1938 The birth of Sir Derek Jacobi, British actor on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history chester Carlson demonstrates 1st Xerox copying machine
1939 On this day in history 1st TV NFL game-Eagles vs Dodgers
1940 On this day in history hMCS MARGAREE (RCN , ex 'Diana'), lost west of Ireland by collision with SS 'Port Fairy'.
1941 On October - 22 maxwell Anderson's "Candle in the Wind," premieres in NYC
1942 On this day in history 1st ships of invasion fleet for Oran (Algeria) leave Scotland
1942 Gustave "Staff" de Clercq, leader Flemish Nationally Covenant, dies on this day in history.
1943 On this day in history the birth of Catherine Deneuve, French actress
1943 On October - 22 josef Venantius von Woss, composer, dies at 80
1944 Kurita's vice-admiral fleet leaves North-Borneo on October - 22.
1946 Corporal J R Sewell, 10th Australian Bomb Disposal Platoon, BCOF, is awarded the George Medal for his rescue of Japanese survivors after an explosion in a boat carrying high explosives on this day in history.
1946 2 British ships sink near Albania on October - 22.
1948 Egyptian flagship King Farouk sunk by Israel on this day in history.
1948 On October - 22 augustyn Hlond, Polish cardinal, dies
1949 On October - 22 200 killed in train derailment in Poland
1949 200 killed in train derailment near Nowy Dwor Poland on October - 22.
1950 On October - 22 lA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27
1951 On this day in history earthquake hits Formosa, 100 killed
1953 On October - 22 laos gains full independence from France
1954 West Germany joins North Atlantic Treaty Organization on this day in history.
1954 On this day in history prosper Cocquyt, Belgian brewer/pilot, dies at 54
1955 On October - 22 wWNY TV channel 7 in Carthage-Watertown, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting
1956 On October - 22 france intercept Moroccan plane, arrest Ben Bella
1957 Conrad Adenauer re-elected chancellor of West-Germany on October - 22.
1959 "Take Me Along" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 448 performances on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history edgar Scauflaire, Belgian, painter/decorator, dies at 67
1961 On October - 22 75,000 Flemings demand equal rights & Flemish language in Belgium
1962 On this day in history cuban Missile Crisis begins
1962 On this day in history jFK imposes naval blockade on Cuba, beginning missile crisis
1962 On this day in history nelson Mandella goes on trial for treason in South Africa
1962 On October - 22 jFK addresses TV about Russian missile bases in Cuba