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 This day in History - July 22
335 Historic Events for July 22
1822

John George Walker, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1893

Birth
1822

Gregor Mendel, monk/geneticist, discoverer of laws of heredity

Birth
1826

Giuseppe Piazzi, monk/mathematician (found 1st asteroid), dies at 80

Death
1830

William Sooy Smith, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1916

Birth
1830

Herbert Stanley Oakeley, composer

Birth
1832

Napoleon FKJ Bonaparte, [l'aiglon], king of Rome, dies at 21

Death
1833

Benjamin Hanby, composer

Birth
1834

Daniel McCook Jr, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1864

Birth
1840

Josef Jawurek, composer, dies at 83

Death
1844

William Archibald Spooner, London, reverend/inventor (spoonerisms)

Birth
1848

Karl Guhr, composer, dies at 60

Death
1849

Emma Lazarus, Jewish poet ("New Colossus"-base of Statue of Liberty)

Birth
1853

Victor Roger, composer

Birth
1859

V E Walker takes 10-74 in an innings for England v Surrey

Event
1861

Barnard Elliot Bee, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 37

Death
1863

Alec Hearne, cricketer (brother of George and Frank, Kent 1884-1910)

Birth
1863

Carl Schuberth, composer, dies at 52

Death
1864

James Birdseye Mcpherson, US Union gen-major, dies in battle at 35

Death
1864

William Henry Talbot Walker, Confederate gen-mjr, dies in battle at 47

Death
1864

Battle of Atlanta-Hood attacks Sherman, 8449 conf, 3641 US die

Event
1865

V E Walker takes 10-104 in an innings for Middlesex v Lancs

Event
1868

Zikmund Michal Kolesovsky, composer, dies at 51

Death
1870

Josef Strauss, composer, dies at 42

Death
1871

Akos Buttykai, composer

Birth
1872

David D Salas, Antillian writer (Josefina)

Birth