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 This day in History - October 22
365 Historic Events for October 22
1891

Fidelio Friedrich Finke, composer

Birth
1895

David Belasco's "Heart of Maryland," premieres in NYC

Event
1896

Charles Glenn King, biochemist (discovered vitamin C)

Birth
1897

World's 1st car dealer opens in London

Event
1898

Damaso Alonso, Spanish poet (Hijos de la ira)

Birth
1898

Marcel Mihalovici, composer

Birth
1899

British troops flee Dundee, Natal South Africa

Event
1900

Edward R Stettinius, US, foreign minister (1944-45)/diplomat

Birth
1900

James Hall, Dallas TX, actor (Hell's Angels)

Birth
1901

Charles Huggins, Canada, US physician

Birth
1903

George Beadle, US biologist (Nobel 1958)

Birth
1904

Paul Arma, composer

Birth
1904

Russian fleet shoots at British fishing ship

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1905

Joseph Kosma, composer

Birth
1905

Constance Bennett, NYC, actress (Easiest Way, Ladies in Love)

Birth
1905

Karl Jansky, Czech, discoverer (cosmic radio emissions in 1932)

Birth
1906

Paul C‚zanne, French painter, dies at 67

Death
1906

Sidney Kingsley, US playwright (One in White, Darkness at Noon)

Birth
1906

Cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)

Birth
1906

3000 blacks demonstrate and riot in Phila

Event
1907

Ringling Brothers Greatest Show on Earth buys Barnum and Bailey circus

Event
1907

Henriette Wyeth, 1st lady of american art

Birth
1907

Jimmy Foxx, baseball HR hitter (534, Detroit Tigers)

Birth
1908

John Sutton, Rawalpindi India, actor (Tower of London, Return of Fly)

Birth
1908

Helmut Gollwitzer, German theologist/antifascist

Birth