Historical Events In September - 22
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1953 On this day in history islamic uprising in Atjeh at Indonesia
1953 William Brann, cricketer (3 Tests for S Africa), dies on this day in history.
1954 Bkln Dodger Karl Spooner strikes out 15 NY Giants in his 1st game on September - 22.
1955 On this day in history commercial TV begins in England
1955 On this day in history heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano KOs Archie Moore in 9
1955 On September - 22 (ITV) Commercial TV begins in England
1957 On this day in history "Maverick" premieres
1958 On this day in history kTVK TV channel 3 in Phoenix, AZ (ABC) begins broadcasting
1959 Chicago White Sox clinch AL pennant on this day in history.
1959 Benjamin Peret, French writer/poet (Le grand jeu), dies at 60 on September - 22.
1960 Mali (without Senegal) gains independence from France (National Day) on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history mali (formerly French Sudan) declares independence from France
1960 On September - 22 melanie Klein, Austria/British psycho analyst, dies at 78
1961 Peace Corps established on September - 22.
1961 Antonio Albertondo (Argentina) at 42, completes 1st "double" crossing swim of English Channel in 43 hrs 10 min on September - 22.
1961 Marion Davies, actress (Not So Dumb, 5 & 10), dies of cancer at 64 on September - 22.
1962 Bob Dylan plays NYC Carnegie Hall on this day in history.
1963 Czechoslovakian premier Sikory deposed by Josef Lenart) on September - 22.
1963 On this day in history fred Le Roux, cricketer (S Afr all-rounder in only Test), dies
1964 On September - 22 "Fiddler on the Roof" opens on Broadway, runs 3,242 performances
1964 "Fiddler on the Roof" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 3242 perfs on this day in history.
1966 On September - 22 only 413 show up at a Yankee Stadium game
1969 On September - 22 adolfo Lopez Mateos, president of Mexico, dies at 59
1970 On September - 22 pres Nixon requests 1,000 new FBI agents for college campuses
1971 Joseph Ford McGuinn, director, dies of heart attack at 67 on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history robert KJE Antonissen, South African literary, dies at 53
1973 On September - 22 "A Little Night Music" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
1973 On September - 22 henry Kissinger, sworn in as America's first Jewish Secretary of State
1975 On this day in history sara Jane Moore tries to assassinate President Ford in SF Calif
1975 On September - 22 franz Salmhofer, composer, dies at 75
1978 On this day in history israeli PM Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit
1978 Lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history iraqi troops seize part of Iran in a border dispute; war begins
1980 On September - 22 john & Yoko sign a recording contract with Geffen Records