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 This day in History - November 22
392 Historic Events for November 22
1918

King Albert I's triumphant procession through Brussels

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1918

Polish forces attack Jewish community of Lemberg (Lvov)

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1918

Marshal J Pilsudski becomes 1st president (dictator) of Poland

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1919

15,000 men are cremated at Domela Newenhouse, Amsterdam

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1919

Wilfred Norman Aldridge, biochemist/toxicologist

Birth
1919

Labor conference committee in US urges 8-hour work day and 48-hour week

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1921

Rodney Dangerfield, [John Cohen], Babylon NY, comedian (Caddyshack)

Birth
1922

British Labour party selects Ramsay MacDonald as leader

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1922

Library Ave in Bronx named

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1922

Fikret Dzhamil Amirov, Kirovabad Russia, Azerbaijani composer (Shur)

Birth
1922

Wilhelm Cuno forms new German govt

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1923

Coolidge pardons WW I German spy Lothar Witzke, sentenced to death

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1923

Arthur Hiller, director (Love Story)

Birth
1923

Dika Newlin, composer

Birth
1924

Herman Heijermans Jr, author (On Hope, Heap of Blessing), dies

Death
1924

England orders Egyptians out of Sudan

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1924

Geraldine Page, Kirksville Mo (Interiors, Trip to Bountiful)

Birth
1924

Axel Borup-Jorgensen, composer

Birth
1925

Red Grange signs with Chicago Bears directly out of college

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1925

Gunther Schuller, NYC, hornist/composer (Visitation)

Birth
1926

Imperial Conference ends-giving autonomy inside Brit Commonwealth

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1926

Zulfiqar Ahmed, Pakistani cricket pace bowler (9 Tests 1952-56)

Birth
1926

Lew Burdette, baseball player

Birth
1927

Grady "Fats" Jackson, tenor sax player

Birth
1927

1st snowmobile patent granted to Carl Eliason (Sayner Wisc)

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