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 This day in History - October 22
365 Historic Events for October 22
1975

World Football League disbands

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1975

Turkish diplomat shot to death in Vienna

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1975

Cin Reds beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 72nd World Series

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1975

"Me and Bessie" opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 453 performances

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1975

Arnold Toynbee, English historian/cultural sociologist, dies at 86

Death
1976

Rick Barry (SF), begins then longest NBA free throw streak of 60

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1977

International Sun-Earth Explorers 1 and 2 launched into Earth orbit

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1977

Katrina Bergstrom, Miss North Dakota Teen USA (1996)

Birth
1978

Pope John Paul II installed

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1978

Donna Caponi Young wins LPGA Houston Exchange Golf Classic Clubs

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1978

9th NYC Marathon won by Bill Rodgers in 2:12:12

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1978

8th NYC Women's Marathon won by Grete Waitz in 2:32:30

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1978

"King of Hearts" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 48 performances

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1978

Laugh-in's Judy Carne arrested at Gatwick Airport for drug possession

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1978

Grete Weitz runs female world record marathon (2:32:29.8)

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1979

Deposed Shah of Iran arrives in NY for medical treatment

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1979

"One Mo' Time" with Vernel Bagners premieres in NYC

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1979

Walt Disney World's 100-millionth guest

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1979

Jesse Bishop, murderer, dies in Nevada gas chamber

Death
1979

Nadia Boulanger, French composer (Lasir‚ne), dies at 92

Death
1979

Eve Chalom, Detroit Mich, dance skater (and Gates--1995 Nat Jr champ)

Birth
1980

4th govt of Martens forms in Belgium

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1980

New South Korean constitution comes into effect

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1981

Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization decertified

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1981

US national debt tops $1 trillion

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