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 This day in History - January 22
401 Historic Events for January 22
1930

-35øF (-37øC), Mount Carroll, Illinois (state record)

Event
1931

Rauno M„kinen, Finland, Greco-Roman featherweight (Olympic-gold-1956)

Birth
1931

Galina Zybina, USSR, discus thrower (15 world records between 1952-58)

Birth
1931

French govt of Steeg falls

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1931

VARA begins experimental TV broadcast in Diamantbeurs Amsterdam

Event
1932

British Anglicans and Old-Catholic church merge

Event
1932

Piper Laurie, [Rosetta Jacobs], Detroit Mich, actress (Twin Peaks)

Birth
1934

Bill Bixby, SF Calif, actor (Incredible Hulk, My Favorite Martian)

Birth
1934

Graham Kerr, chef (Galloping Gourmet)

Birth
1934

Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' opera "Lady MacBeth," premieres in Leningrad

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1935

Pierre S Du Pont IV, (gov-Del)

Birth
1935

Sam Cooke, Chicago Ill, soul singer (Sam and Dave-You Send Me)

Birth
1935

Seymour Cassel, Detroit, actor (Faces, Plain Clothes, Valentino)

Birth
1936

Louis Glass, composer, dies at 71

Death
1936

French Laval govt falls

Event
1937

Joseph Wambaugh, East Pittsburgh Pa, police writer (Onion Fields)

Birth
1937

Ed‚n Pastora G¢mez, Nicaraguan contra leader

Birth
1938

"Our Town," Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer-winner of small-town life in Grover's Corners, NH, premieres (NJ)

Event
1939

Uranium atom 1st split, Columbia University

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1939

Aquatic Park, near Fisherman's Wharf, SF, is dedicated

Event
1940

Addie "Micki" Harris, Passaic NJ, singer (Shirelles-Soldier Boy)

Birth
1940

1st radio broadcast of "Road to Happiness" on CBS

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1940

John Hurt, England, actor (Elephant Man, Alien, Midnight Express)

Birth
1940

Tilo Medek, German composer

Birth
1941

1st mass killing of Jews in Romania

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