22. August

of the 22. August is the 234. Day of the Gregorian calendar (the 235. in leap years), thus still 131 days up to the year end remain.

Historical anniversaries
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Table of contents

of events

culture

religion

  • 1954 Pius XII. (1939-1958) leads to the conclusion Maria niches of the yearly to 31. May a celebration Maria Königin to 31.May. The new general calendar shifts the anniversary ordered today on the former Oktavtag of Maria Ascension Day, the 22. August

disasters

  • 1942: Fall of the destroyer used to the escort safety device „Ingraham “ (the USA) to the west of Halifax in North Atlantic after the collision with the tanker „Chemung “. From the 200 men crew of the destroyer 189 men, the tanker dies heavily damages
  • 1985: In Manchester a Boeing catches 737 British air route with 137 humans on boardduring the starting procedure fire. 55 persons die in the flames and at the smoke poisonings
  • 2005: At the night of 22. - 23. August occurs in Switzerland a large tide disaster. 6 humans die in mudslides or in the water. Concernedare above all Bernese the upper country with the cities Meiringen, Brienz, intersheets and Thun as well as the village Oey in the Diemtigtal, furthermore still the city Berne.

sport

of entries from athlete IC world records are under the respective discipline under Leichtathletik; for events within the range formula 1 see there.

born

died

Hans Holbein der Jüngere: William Warham, † 1532
Hans's getting leg the younger one: William Warham, † 1532

of celebration and anniversaries

see also: Historical anniversaries, time scale

 

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