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 This day in History - November 22
392 Historic Events for November 22
1877

Endre Ady, Hungarian poet (Uj versek, V‚r ‚s arany)

Birth
1884

T Thomas Fortune starts NY Freeman (NY Age) newspaper

Event
1886

Victoria Street Cable Tram route begins in Melbourne, Australia

Event
1888

Tarzan, of the Apes, according to Edgar Rice Burroughs' novel

Birth
1890

Charles de Gaulle, Lille, France, Pres of France (1958-69)

Birth
1890

Johanne Luise Heiberg, Danish actress, dies at 77

Death
1891

Edward Bernays, PR expert

Birth
1891

Bengt Axel von Torne, composer

Birth
1891

Erik Lindahl, Swedish economist (Theory of Money and Capital)

Birth
1893

M Kaganovitsj Kogan, people's commissioner for Stalin

Birth
1896

Nikolai S Tichonov, Russian writer (against Pasternak) [OS]

Birth
1896

George Washington Gale Ferris, inventor (Ferris wheel), dies

Death
1896

Mario La Broca, composer

Birth
1896

Leon Leopold Lewandoski, composer, dies at 65

Death
1898

Opera "Iris" premieres (Rome)

Event
1898

Wiley Post, Grand Plain Tx, aviator/parachutist (crashed in Alaska)

Birth
1899

Hoagy Carmichael, Bloomington Ind, actor/songwriter (Stardust)

Birth
1899

-23] Battle at Willow Grange, Natal (British vs Boer army)

Event
1900

Hugo Godron, composer

Birth
1900

Arthur S Sullivan, England, composer (Mikado, Ivanhoe), dies at 58

Death
1901

Joaq£¡n Rodrigo, Sagunto Valencia Spain, composer (Juglares)

Birth
1902

Emanuel Feuermann, Kolomea Galicia, cellist (Chicago Symph Orch)

Birth
1902

Friedrich A Krupp, cannon manufacturer, commits suicide

Death
1902

Septimus Winner, composer, dies at 75

Death
1903

Herbert Sally Frankel, economist

Birth