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 This day in History - February 22
476 Historic Events for February 22
1882

Eric Gill, England, sculptor/engraver/typographer (Perpetua)

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1883

Marguerite Clark, voice (Snow White)

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1883

Alfred Wikenhauser, German RC exegetist (John-Apokalyps)

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1883

Jaroslav Kocian, composer

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1884

Abraham "Abe" Attell, boxing hall of famer

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1886

Hugo Ball, German playwright/co-founder Flametti

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1887

Mary Ellen Chase, educator/author (Windswept, 1959 Sarah Hale Award)

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1887

Union Labor Party organized in Cincinnati

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1888

John Reid of Scotland demonstrates golf to Americans (Yonkers NY)

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1889

Dakotas, Montana and Washington admitted to union

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1889

Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain)

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1889

Pres Cleveland signs bill to admit Dakotas, Montana and Washington state

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1891

Lucien Cailliet, composer

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1891

"Chico" Marx, NYC, actor/comedian (Marx Brothers, Animal Crackers)

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1891

Jan Wils, Holland, architect/designer (Amsterdam's Olympic Stadium)

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1892

David Dubinsky, labor leader (Freedom Award, 1969 Medal of Freedom)

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1892

"Lady Windermere's Fan" by Oscar Wilde premieres at St James (London)

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1892

Manitoba Rugby Football Union forms

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1892

Edna St Vincent Millay, poet/dramatist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize)

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1894

Alexander Spitzmuller-Harmersbach, composer

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1895

V¡ctor Ra£l Haya de la Torre, founder (Peruvian Aprista Party)

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1896

Thomas Hughes, politican/author of Tom Brown's Schooldays, Brighton

Death
1896

Paul Van Ostaijen, Flemish poet/writer/critic (Occupied City)

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1896

Nacio Herb Brown, US composer

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1896

Enid Markey, Dillon Colo, actress (Aunt Violet-Bringing Up Buddy)

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