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July 22nd is the 203rd day of the year (204th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 162 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about July 22nd, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on July 22nd
1923 Bob Dole (US politician)
1939 Terence Stamp (actor)
1944 Rick Davies (singer, keyboard player - Supertramp)
1947 Danny Glover (actor)
1947 Don Henley (singer - The Eagles)
1955 Willem Dafoe (actor)
1964 John Leguizamo (actor)
1964 Bonnie Langford (actress)
1973 Rufus Wainwright (singer)
1978 A. J. Cook (actress)
1980 Dirk Kuyt (soccer player)
1980 Stewart Downing (soccer player)
2013 Prince George of Cambridge (British royal)
July 22nd in History
1894 First ever motor-race held in France.
1933 Wiley Post becomes the first pilot to fly solo around the world.
1934 John Dillinger mortally wounded in a shoout-out with FBI agents in Chicago.
1937 US Senates votes against Franklin D. Roosevelt's plan to add more justices to the Supreme Court.
1942 US government introduces civilian gasoline rationing.
1946 Irgun, a Zionist organization bombs the King David Hotel in Jerusalem resulting in 91 deaths.
1976 Chinese leader, Deng Xiaoping, is restored to power.
1983 Martial law in Poland is revoked.
1991 Jeffrey Dahmer arrested in Milwaukee.
1992 Pablo Escobar escapes from prison in Colombia in order to avoid possible extradition to the United States.
2005 Innocent man, Jean Charles de Menezes is mistaken by police for a terrorist, and is shot dead in the London Underground.
2016 Last video cassette recorder is manufactured.
July 22nd is also
Feast of Saint Mary Magdalene (Catholicism)
People born on July 22nd are Leo
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