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 This day in History - June 22
385 Historic Events for June 22
1905

Walter Leigh, composer

Birth
1906

Hakon VII crowned king of Norway

Event
1906

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, author/aviator, Charles' wife

Birth
1906

Billy Wilder, Vienna, dir (Some Like It Hot, Apartment, Stalag 17)

Birth
1906

Richard Fanshawe, England, equestion 3 day event (Olympic-bronze-1936)

Birth
1906

Fritz Schaudinn, German animal scholar: examined amoebasis, dies at 34

Death
1907

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, aviator/author (Gift from the Sea)

Birth
1908

George Armin Goyder, businessman/social philosopher

Birth
1909

Katherine Dunham, dancer/choreographer (Casbah, Stormy Weather)

Birth
1909

Mike Todd, [Avrom Goldbogen], US director (80 days)

Birth
1909

Detlev [Freiherr Friedrich A von] Liliencron, German poet, dies at 65

Death
1910

Peter Pears, Farnham England, tenor (Death in Venice)

Birth
1910

Marie, Princess of Wied/Orange Nassau, dies

Death
1910

1st airship with passengers sets afloat-Zeppelin Deutscheland

Event
1911

King George V of England crowned

Event
1911

Marie Philipsen-Braun, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1928)

Birth
1911

Guus Jansen, jazz pianist (Net als Toen)

Birth
1912

Vit Nejedly, composer

Birth
1913

Wladyslaw Sila-Nowicki, Poland, lawyer (Solidarity)

Birth
1914

Lilo Hardel, writer

Birth
1915

BMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service

Event
1918

32nd US Womens Tennis: Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats E E Goss (64 63)

Event
1918

Circus train rammed by troop train kills 68 (Ivanhoe Illinois)

Event
1918

Richard Eastham, Opelousas LA, actor (Not With My Wife) [or Jan 22]

Birth
1920

Paul Frees, Chicago Ill, animation voice (Bullwinkle)

Birth