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 This day in History - July 22
335 Historic Events for July 22
1978

Heather Noelle Jones, Miss Oregon Teen USA (1996)

Birth
1979

Tony "Two-Ton" Galento, boxer/actor (On the Waterfront), dies at 69

Death
1979

Pat Meyers wins LPGA Greater Baltimore Golf Classic

Event
1979

Soschtschenko, writer, dies at 83

Death
1979

Hope Summers, actress (Clara-Andy Griffith Show), dies at 78

Death
1980

Fred Kaps [Abram PA Bongers], magician (world champ 1955), dies at 54

Death
1981

Turkish terrorist Mehmet Ali Agca sentenced in a Rome to life

Event
1982

Academic Text Processing Service forms in Seattle

Event
1982

Biggest mass wedding, Rev Sun Myung Moon weds 2,200 couples in NYC

Event
1983

Dick Smith makes 1st solo helicopter flight around the world

Event
1983

Angels OF Brian Downing error ends his record streak at 244 games

Event
1983

-128.6øF (-89.2øC) recorded, Vostok, Antarctica (world record)

Event
1983

Poland's PM Januzelski lifts martial law

Event
1984

Laurent Fignon wins Tour de France

Event
1984

Kathy Whitworth wins Rochester Golf International (her 85th win)

Event
1984

22nd Tennis Fed Cup: Czech beats Australia in Sao Paulo Brazil (2-1)

Event
1984

113th British Golf Open: Seve Ballesteros shoots a 276 at St Andrews

Event
1986

House of Reps impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion

Event
1987

A G Kripal Singh, cricketer (14 Tests for India), dies

Death
1987

Said Aouita of Morocco sets 5k record (12:58.39) in Rome

Event
1987

Soyuz TM-3 launched with 3 cosmonauts (1 Syrian)

Event
1987

US began escorting re-flagged Kuwaiti tankers in Persian Gulf

Event
1988

500 US scientists pledge to boycott Pentagon germ-warfare research

Event
1988

Duane Jones, dies of cardiopulmonary arrest at 51

Death
1988

Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars), dies at 87

Death