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Oct 22, 2018

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Events:


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History Facts:


22-10-1746 Princeton University in New Jersey received its charter.
22-10-1797 Andr‚-Jacques Garnerin makes 1st parachute jump from balloon (Paris)
22-10-1836 Sam Houston inaugurated as 1st elected pres of Republic of Texas
22-10-1883 Original Metropolitan Opera House in NY held its grand opening
22-10-1928 Pres Hoover spoke of `American system of rugged individualism.'
22-10-1934 Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd shot dead by FBI in Ohio.
22-10-1936 Apollo 7 crew returns
22-10-1936 1st coml flight from mainland to Hawaii.
22-10-1939 1st TV NFL game - Eagles vs Dodgers
22-10-1953 Laos gains full independence from France.
22-10-1954 West Germany joins North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
22-10-1962 JFK imposes naval blockade on Cuba beginning missile crisis.
22-10-1962 Pacific Science Center opens at Seattle Center.
22-10-1968 Apollo 7 returns to Earth
22-10-1973 Security Council Resol 338 - a cease fire to the Yom Kippur War
22-10-1974 Yanks trade Bobby Murcer to Giants for Bobby Bonds
22-10-1975 Soviet spacecraft Venera 9 lands on Venus
22-10-1975 Cincinnati Reds win 1st World Series in 35 years
22-10-1979 WDW's 100-millionth guest
22-10-1979 Deposed Shah of Iran arrived in NY for medical treatment
22-10-1981 US national debt tops $1 trillion
22-10-1981 Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization was decertified
22-10-4004 B.C. Universe created at 8:00 PM according to the 1650 pronouncement of Anglican archbishop James Ussher.

Famous Birthdays:


22-10-1811 Franz Liszt, Hungary, Romantic composer, virtuoso pianist
22-10-1845 Sarah Bernhardt, Actress
22-10-1870 Ivan Bunin, Russian poet, novelist (Gentleman from SF) (Nobel 1933)
22-10-1880 Joe Carr, president of the NFL
22-10-1887 John Reed, journalist who reported on Mexican, Russian revolutions
22-10-1906 Sidney Kingsley, author
22-10-1917 Joan Fontaine, Actress
22-10-1919 Doris Lessing, novelist (The Golden Notebook)
22-10-1920 Timothy Leary
22-10-1920 Mitzi Green
22-10-1922 John Chafee, (R-RI-Sen)
22-10-1923 Pete Pihos, NFL end (Phil Eagles)
22-10-1925 Robert Rauschenberg, painter
22-10-1929 Dory Previn, singer
22-10-1938 Derek Jacobi
22-10-1938 Christopher Lloyd, (Rev. Jim-Taxi, Star Trek III)
22-10-1939 Tony Roberts
22-10-1942 Annette Funichello, in Utica NY
22-10-1943 Catherine Deneuve, in Paris (Repulsion)
22-10-1952 Jeff Goldblum, Actor

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 2018-10-22
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 22-10-2018
Federated States of Micronesia : 10-22-2018
Australia, Belize : 22-10-2018 or 10-22-2018
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 2018-10-22 or 22-10-2018
Albania : 2018-10-22 or 22/10/2018
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 22/10/2018
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 22.10.2018
Austria : 22.10.2018 or 22.10.18 or 22. October 2018 or 22. October 18
Bangladesh : 22-10-18 or 18-10-22
Belgium : 22-10-2018
Turkmenistan : 22.10.2018 or 22.10.18
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 22. 10. 2018. or 22. October 2018.
Czech Republic : 22. 10. 2018 or 22. October 2018
Cambodia : 2018-10-22 or 22-10-2018
Canada : 22-10-2018 or 2018 10 22 or 22/10/18 or Oct/22/2018 or Oct 22, 2018 or October 22, 2018 or October-22-18 or 2018-10-22 or 22 October 2018
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 2018-10-22
Denmark : 22-10-2018 or 22-10-18 or 2018-10-22 or 20181022 or 22. October 2018 or 22/10-18 or 22/10-2018
Estonia : 22.10.2018 or 22. October 2018
Finland, Serbia : 22.10.2018 or 22. October 2018
France, Ireland : 22/10/2018 or 22-10-2018
Germany : 22.10.18 or 22.10.2018 or 2018-10-22 or 22. October 2018
Hong Kong : 22/10/18 or 22/10/2018 or 2018/10/22
Hungary : 2018. 10. 22.
India : 22-10-2018 or 20181022 or 2018 10 22 or 2018-10-22
Iran : 2018/10/22 or 18/10/22 or 2018-10-22 or 22 October 2018
Kazakhstan : 2018.22.10 or 22.10.2018 or 22.10.18
Kenya : 18/10/22 or 22/10/2018 or 10/22/2018
Korea : 2018.10.22 or 2018/10/22
Latvia : 22.10.2018 or 2018.10.22
Luxembourg : 22/10/2018 or 22.10.2018
Maldives : nd 2018f October, 2018 or 22.10.2018 or 22.10.18 or 22/10/18 or 22/10/2018 or 22-10-18 or 22-10-2018
Mongolia : 2018.10.22
Montenegro : 22.10.2018
Netherlands : 22-10-18 or 22-10-2018 or 22 October 18 or 22 October 2018
Nigeria : 22/10/18
Norway : 22.10.2018 or 221018 or 2018-10-22 or 22/10-18
Pakistan, Spain : 22/10/18 or 22/10/2018
Philippines : October 22, 2018 or 22-10-2018
Portugal : 22/10/2018 or 22-10-2018 or 2018-10-22
Poland : 22.10.2018
Romania : 22.10.2018 or 22-Oct-2018
Russia : 22.10.2018 or 22.10.18
Saudi Arabia : 22/10/2018 or 10/22/2018
Slovakia : 22. 10. 2018
Slovenia : 2018.10.22 or 22.10.2018 or 22. October 2018
South Africa : 2018-10-22 or 22/10/18
Sweden : 2018-10-22 or 22/10 2018 or 22/10 -18 or 22.10.2018
Ukraine : 22.10.18 or 22.10.2018 or 22/10/2018
United States of America : 10/22/18 or 10/22/2018 or 22 October 2018 or 22 Oct 2018 or 2018-10-22
Uzbekistan : 22.10.2018 or 22/10 2018

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