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 This day in History - April 22
421 Historic Events for April 22
1916

France battles at Fort Douaumont

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1917

Mile Yvette Chauvir‚, France, ballerina assoluta (Sleeping Beauty)

Birth
1917

Leo Abse, biographer/MP

Birth
1917

Sidney Nolan, Australia, painter/illustrator (Ned Kelly)

Birth
1919

Donald Cram, US, biochemist (Nobel 1987)

Birth
1920

Jos de Haes, Flemish philological/poet (Misery of the Word)

Birth
1920

Hal March, SF Calif, actor/TV host ($64,000 Question, Outrage)

Birth
1922

South Ossetian Autonomous Region forms in Georgian SSR

Event
1922

Charles Mingus, Arizona, jazz bassist (Pithecanthropus Erectus)

Birth
1922

Richard C Diebenkorn Jr, US, painter (Ocean Park Paintings)

Birth
1922

Lou Stein, Phila Pa, pianist (Tonight! America After Dark)

Birth
1923

Peter Bowring, CEO (C T Bowring)

Birth
1923

Hugh Lloyd, actor (Punch and Judy Man, Dunroamin' Rising)

Birth
1923

Paula Fox, US children's books author (Poor George)

Birth
1923

Betty Page, Kingsport Tn, playmate (Jan, 1955)/model (Dark Angel)

Birth
1924

Hague Chambers of Commerce forms

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1925

Andre Caplet, composer, dies at 46

Death
1925

George Cole, London England, actor (Minder, Vampire Lovers)

Birth
1925

Christopher Ball, Oxford, warden (Keble College)

Birth
1926

James Stirling, Scottish D-day-parachutist/architect/knight

Birth
1926

Persia, Turkey and Afghanistan sign treaties of security

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1926

Charlotte Rae, Milwaukee Wisc, actress (Edna-Facts of Life)

Birth
1926

Bob Flannigan, Greencastle Ind, singer (4 Freshmen)

Birth
1927

Pascal Bentoiu, composer

Birth
1927

1st performance of Roger Sessions' Symphony in E

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