April 22

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The April 22 is the 112th day of the Gregorian calendar (113th in leap years ), thus remain still 253 days until the end of the year.

Historic anniversaries
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Events

Politics and world events

1401: Victory over Störtebeker
1500: Brazil
1809: Battle of Eggmühl
1889: Oklahoma Land Run
1945: Memorial to the victims of the Jasenovac concentration camp

economy

1964: New York World's Fair
1998: The entrance to the Animal Kingdom

science and technology

Culture

1863: Napoléon III.

society

1769: Madame du Barry

religion

967: The inner area of ​​the temple area
1073: Gregory VII.
1418: Memorial plaque for the Council of Constance

Disasters

  • 1709 : In the second big fire in the history of Bautzen , the city is largely destroyed.
  • 1906 : The worst eruption of Vesuvius since 1631, which has been ongoing since April 4, comes to an end. It cost the lives of over 100 people.
  • 1974 : A Boeing 707 of Pan American Airways rebounds km on landing about 60 northwest of the airport of Tinga Tinga in Bali, Indonesia, against a mountain. All 107 people on board are killed.
  • 1980 : The Filipino ferry Don Juan sinks after colliding with a tanker, killing 313 people.
  • 1992 : In Guadalajara , Mexico, a spark causes a series of severe explosions in the city's sewer system , destroying or seriously damaging the streets above the affected canals and the adjacent buildings . Over 200 people are killed and thousands are left homeless. In the weeks before, an extremely flammable gasoline-air mixture was found in the sewer system, which, however, was not taken seriously by those responsible.
  • 2004 : A serious train accident occurs in the station in the North Korean city of Ryongchŏn . The explosion of a train loaded with ammonium nitrate kills over 160 people, injures around 1,300 and destroys around 40 percent of the city.
2010: The Deepwater Horizon on fire

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Catastrophe .

Sports

1906: The nations participating in the interludes

Entries of athletics world records can be found under the respective discipline under athletics .

Born

Before the 18th century

Pope Alexander VIII (* 1610)

18th century

Immanuel Kant (* 1724)

19th century

1801-1850

Wilhelm Peters (* 1815)

1851-1900

Filip Rězak (* 1859)
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin (* 1870)

20th century

1901-1925

Rita Levi-Montalcini (* 1909)
Yehudi Menuhin (* 1916)

1926-1950

Michael Francis Atiyah (* 1929)
Theo Waigel (* 1939)
John Waters (born 1946)

1951-1975

François Berléand (* 1952)
Donald Tusk (* 1957)
Jeffrey Dean Morgan (born 1966)
Volker Wissing (* 1970)

1976-2000

Ambra Angiolini (* 1977)
Kaká (* 1982)
Amber Heard (* 1986)
David Luiz (* 1987)

Died

Before the 18th century

Diana of Poitiers († 1566)

18th century

19th century

Richard Trevithick († 1833)

20th century

1901-1950

Henry Royce († 1933)

1951-2000

Renée Sintenis († 1965)
Earl Hines († 1983)
Richard Nixon († 1994)

21st century

Philip Morrison († 2005)

Holidays and memorial days

  • Anniversaries of international organizations

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .


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