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 This day in History - June 22
385 Historic Events for June 22
1920

Gladys Marea Hartman, athletics Administrator

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1920

Chandrasekhar Sarwate, cricketer (batted in 9 Tests for India 1946-52)

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1921

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:40.2)

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1921

Joseph Papp, Bkln, stage producer/director (Pirates of Penzance)

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1921

Barbara F Vucanovich, (Rep-R-NV, 1983- )

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1921

Gower Champion, choreographer (42nd Street, Showboat)

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1922

Bill Blass, Ft Wayne Ind, fashion designer (Nancy Reagan)

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1922

Henry H Wilson, Field Marshal, murdered in London

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1923

Jimmy Cameron, cricketer (brother of John WI batsman 1948-49)

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1925

Spain and France fight Morocco

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1925

Felix Klein, German mathematician (Riemannsche Fl‚Äěchen), dies at 76

Death
1926

Hermann Suter, composer, dies at 56

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1926

Ruth Zechlin, composer

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1926

Cardinals pick up 39-year-old Grover Alexander on waivers from Cubs

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1928

George Siegmann, actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba), dies at 46

Death
1929

Ralph Waite, White Plains NY, actor (Cool Hand Luke, 5 Easy Piece)

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1929

Mel Ott (Giants) homers off Leo Sweetland (Phillies) in doubleheader

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1930

Lou Gehrig hits 3 HRs in a game, Ruth hits 3 in doubleheader

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1930

Karl von Amira, German historian, dies at 82

Death
1931

RVU, Radio-Volks-University, forms

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1931

Henk Vonhoff, Dutch politician (VVD)

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1932

Michael Horvit, composer

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1932

NL, finally approves players wearing numbers

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1933

German social-democratic party (SPD) forbidden

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1933

Dianne Feinstein, 1st female mayor of SF/(Sen-D-Ca)

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