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 This day in History - December 22
419 Historic Events for December 22
1969

Marcie Aguilar, Tucson AZ, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets)

Birth
1969

Andrew Scott, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics-1996)

Birth
1969

Josef von Sternberg, Austrian director (Shanghai Express), dies at 75

Death
1970

Treblinka SS commander Franz Stangl sentenced to life imprisonment

Event
1970

Brooks Findlay, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)

Birth
1971

Renee Evans, entertainer, dies of heart attack at 63

Death
1971

Godfried Jan Arnold Bomans, Dutch writer (Eric), dies at 58

Death
1971

USSR performs underground nuclear test

Event
1971

KUAC TV channel 9 in Fairbanks/College, AK (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1971

UN General Assembly ratifies Kurt Waldheim as secretary-General

Event
1972

6.25 earthquake strikes Managua Nicaragua, 12,000+ killed

Event
1972

Mike Thompson, NFL defensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)

Birth
1972

Vanessa Paradis, France, model (Channel)/actress (White Wedding)

Birth
1972

Andrew Moore, WLAF tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Birth
1972

Anthony Edwards, Australian rower (Olympics-96)

Birth
1972

Kirk Maltby, Guelph, NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers)

Birth
1973

Domingo Julio Gomez Garcia, composer, dies at 87

Death
1973

Annie Pelletier, Montreal Quebec, 3m diver (Olympics-bronze-96)

Birth
1973

Jamel Williams, safety (Washington Redskins)

Birth
1973

Irna Phillips, creator of 5 TV soap operas, dies at 72

Death
1974

Fosco Giachetti, entertainer, dies at 70

Death
1974

Richard Long, actor (Prof-Nanny and Professor), dies at 47

Death
1974

2nd cease-fire between IRA and British; lasts until approx April 1975

Event
1974

Phil Esposito, Boston, became 6th NHLer to score 500 goals

Event
1974

Referenda in Comoros-3 islands for independence, 1 stays French

Event