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 This day in History - December 22
419 Historic Events for December 22
1842

Jose Maria de Heredia, Cuba, French sonnet poet

Birth
1842

Nicola d' Arienzo, composer

Birth
1844

Izydor Lotto, composer

Birth
1846

Andreas Hallen, composer

Birth
1846

Oscar Carr‚, Dutch circus director

Birth
1847

Heihatjir“ T“j“, Japan, admiral (Russian-Japanese war)

Birth
1849

Fritz Mauthner, Bohemia, German author/philosopher (skepticism)

Birth
1853

Maria Teresa Carreno, composer

Birth
1856

Frank Kellogg, Sec of State (1925-29), try to outlaw war (Nobel 1929)

Birth
1857

George [Robert] Gissing, England, novelist

Birth
1858

Giacomo Puccini, Lucca Italy, opera composer (La BohŠme, La Tosca)

Birth
1859

Cecil [James] Sharp, London England, folk musician

Birth
1861

Erich Schaeder, German theologist (Theocentric Theology)

Birth
1862

Connie Mack, HOF baseball executive/manager (Phila A's 1900-1950)

Birth
1862

-Jan 2nd) Raid on Morgan's: Bardstown to Elizabethtown, KY

Event
1863

Ch'i Pai-shih, China, traditional Chinese painter

Birth
1863

Jean-Baptiste Marchand, Thoissey France, soldier/explorer (Sudan)

Birth
1863

Michael Corcoran, Union brig-general, dies at 36

Death
1866

Mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer

Birth
1867

Jean-Victor Poncelet, French mathematician (kinematics), dies at 79

Death
1867

[Karl Eduard] Wilhelm Groener, Germany, general

Birth
1867

Joseph [Maria] Olbrich, Silesia, German architect (Wiener Sezession)

Birth
1867

Frantisek X Salda, Czech writer/critic

Birth
1868

John Nance Garner, Texas, (VP-D-1933-41)

Birth
1869

Andre[-Paul-Guillaume] Gide, Paris France, writer (Nobel 1947)

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