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 This day in History - January 22
401 Historic Events for January 22
1920

George Breakston, Paris France, actor/director (Jungle Stampede)

Birth
1920

William Warfield, singer (Show Boat)

Birth
1921

Andre Hodeir, composer

Birth
1921

Andy Ganteaume, cricketer (WI batsman, 112 in only Test innings 1948)

Birth
1922

Howard Moss, poet/editor (New Yorker)

Birth
1922

Benedictus XV, [Giacomo Markies D Chiesa], pope (1914-22), dies at 67

Death
1923

Diana Douglas, Devonshire Bermuda, actress (The Cowboys)

Birth
1923

Leslie Bassett, composer

Birth
1923

Friedrich Zehm, composer

Birth
1923

Max Nordau, [Sdfeld], German physician/zionists leader, dies at 73

Death
1924

KGO-AM in San Francisco CA begins radio transmissions

Event
1924

Baldwin govt resigns in England

Event
1924

Dutch Blast Furnace and Steel Factory opens

Event
1924

Margaret Whiting, big band singer

Birth
1924

J J Johnson, composer/jazz trombonist

Birth
1924

Maurice du Plessys, French poet (Le Feu Sacr‚), dies at 59

Death
1925

Albania Republic proclaimed under Pres Achmed Zogu

Event
1925

Leslie Silver, English paint manufacturer/multi-millionaire

Birth
1926

Lord Erskine of Rerrick, peer

Birth
1926

Tom Blackburn, writer

Birth
1926

Belgian chief of staff Gen Maglinse quits

Event
1927

Lou Creekmur, Baseball Hall-of-Famer

Birth
1927

Joe Perry, NFL Hall-of-Famer

Birth
1928

Birch Bayh, (Sen-D-Ind)

Birth
1929

Rita Gillespie, TV director

Birth