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 This day in History - November 22
392 Historic Events for November 22
1956

16th modern Olympic games opens in Melbourne

Event
1956

Bill Sharman (Boston) begins NBA free throw streak of 55 games

Event
1957

Miles Davis Quintet debuts a jazz concert at Carnegie Hall in NY

Event
1957

Sharon Bailey, rocker (Amazulu-Excitable)

Birth
1957

Mickey Mantle wins AL MVP

Event
1957

Simon and Garfunkel appear on "American Bandstand" as "Tom and Jerry"

Event
1958

Lee Guetterman, Chattanooga TN, pitcher (NY Yankees, Seattle Mariners)

Birth
1958

Jamie Lee Curtis, LA Calif, actress (Anything But Love, Halloween)

Birth
1959

Boston Patriots enters AFL

Event
1959

AFL's 1st draft - NY Titans choice George Izo, QB, Notre Dame

Event
1960

French National Meeting decide to build own nuclear weapons

Event
1960

Tommy Masters, Framingham MA, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Carolina-50th)

Birth
1960

Eg White, rocker (Brother Beyond-Can You Keep a Secret)

Birth
1961

Joel Ashley Edwards, Dallas TX, PGA golfer (1992 BC Open-2nd)

Birth
1961

Frank Robinson is 1st to win MVPs in both major leagues

Event
1961

Producers Albert Broccoli and Harry Saltzman announce expensive publicity campaign to make Sean Connery (James Bond) a star

Event
1961

St Louis Hawk Bob Pettit sets NBA record, hitting 19 of 19 free throws

Event
1961

Mariel Hemingway, Ketchum Id, actress (Personal Best, Civil Wars)

Birth
1962

Cleo Fields, (Rep-D-Louisiana)

Birth
1962

Steve DeOssie, NFL inside linebacker (NE Patriots)

Birth
1963

Aldous L Huxley, English author (Devils of Loudon), dies at 69

Death
1963

Corinne Russell, Birmingham England, comedienne (Benny Hill Show)

Birth
1963

Helen Reale, NYC, WPVA volleyballer (Manhattan Beach-7th-1994)

Birth
1963

Hugh Millen, NFL quarterback (Denver Broncos)

Birth
1963

C[live] S[taples] Lewis, [Hamilton], author (Silver Chair), dies at 64

Death