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 This day in History - August 22
385 Historic Events for August 22
1930

Australia regain Ashes on 6th day of 5th Cricket Test

Event
1932

Theoni Vachliotis aldredge, award winning costume designer

Birth
1932

BBS begins experimental regular TV broadcasts

Event
1932

Gerald P Carr, Denver Colorado, Col USMC/astronaut (Skylab 4)

Birth
1933

Bill Veeck, urges midsummer inter-league games and a split season

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1933

Sylva Koscina, Zagreb Yugo, actress (Jessica, Hercules)

Birth
1933

Irmtraud Morgner, writer

Birth
1933

International Zionists Congress opens in Prague

Event
1933

Adolf Loos, Austria architect (building of houses), dies at 62

Death
1934

Australia beat England by 562 runs to regain Cricket Ashes

Event
1934

John M Chowning, composer

Birth
1934

H Norman Schwarzkopf, Trenton NJ, 4-star Army general (Gulf War)

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1934

Diana Sands, NYC, actress (Raisin in the Sun, Doctor's Wife)

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1934

Margaret Douglas, chief political adviser (BBC)

Birth
1934

Red Sox pitcher Wes Ferrell hits 2 HRs to beat White Sox 3-2 in 12

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1935

Richard W Howard, Okla City Ok, 400m hurdler (Olympic-bronze-1960)

Birth
1935

Morton Dean, Fall River Mass, TV newscaster (CBS, ABC)

Birth
1936

Anne Downey, British circuit judge

Birth
1936

Lex P Humphries, drummer

Birth
1936

Juliette Adam-Lamber, French author (Salon/Nouvelle Revue), dies at 99

Death
1937

Donald MacLeary, dancer

Birth
1937

Max Hebditch, director (Museum of London)

Birth
1937

David C Salas, Antillian writer (Josephina), dies

Death
1938

Dale Hawkins, music writer (Suzy Q)

Birth
1939

Candido Lima, composer

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