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Historical Events on 22th January, What Happened on January 22th This Day in History

2007:At least 88 people are killed when two car bombs explode in the Bab Al-Sharqi market in central Baghdad, Iraq.
2006:Evo Morales is inaugurated as President of Bolivia, becoming the country's first indigenous president.
2002:Kmart becomes the largest retailer in United States history to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
1999:Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two sons are burned alive by radical Hindus while sleeping in their car in Eastern India.
1995:Israeli-Palestinian conflict: Beit Lid massacre
1992:Rebel forces occupy Zaire's national radio station in Kinshasa and broadcast a demand for the government's resignation.
1992:Space Shuttle program: Dr. Roberta Bondar becomes the first Canadian woman and the first neurologist in space
1991:Gulf War: Three SCUDs and one Patriot missile hit Ramat Gan in Israel, injuring 96 people. Three elderly people die of heart attacks.
1990:Robert Tappan Morris, Jr. is convicted of releasing the 1988 Internet Computer worm.
1987:Philippine security forces open fire on a crowd of 10,000–15,000 demonstrators at Malacañan Palace, Manila, killing 13.
1987:Pennsylvania politician R. Budd Dwyer shoots and kills himself during a televised press conference, leading to debates on boundaries in journalism.
1984:The Apple Macintosh, the first consumer computer to popularize the computer mouse and the graphical user interface, is introduced during Super Bowl XVIII with its famous "1984" television commercial.
1973:A chartered Boeing 707 explodes in flames upon landing at Kano Airport, Nigeria, killing 176.
1973:The Supreme Court of the United States delivers its decisions in Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton, legalizing elective abortion in all fifty states.
1973:The crew of Apollo 17 addresses a joint session of Congress after the completion of the final Apollo moon landing mission.
1971:The Singapore Declaration, one of the two most important documents to the uncodified constitution of the Commonwealth of Nations, is issued.
1970:The Boeing 747, the world's first "jumbo jet", enters commercial service for launch customer Pan American Airways with its maiden voyage from John F. Kennedy International Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
1969:A gunman attempts to assassinate Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev.
1968:Operation Igloo White, a US electronic surveillance system to stop communist infiltration into South Vietnam begins installation.
1968:Apollo 5 lifts off carrying the first Lunar module into space.
1963:The Elysée treaty of cooperation between France and Germany is signed by Charles de Gaulle and Konrad Adenauer.
1962:The Organization of American States suspends Cuba's membership.
1959:Knox Mine Disaster: Water breaches the River Slope Mine near Pittston City, Pennsylvania in Port Griffith; 12 miners are killed.
1957:The New York City "Mad Bomber", George P. Metesky, is arrested in Waterbury, Connecticut and is charged with planting more than 30 bombs.
1957:Israel withdraws from the Sinai Peninsula.
1947:KTLA, the first commercial television station west of the Mississippi River, begins operation in Hollywood, California.
1946:Creation of the Central Intelligence Group, forerunner of the Central Intelligence Agency.
1946:In Iran, Qazi Muhammad declares the independent people's Republic of Mahabad at Chuwarchira Square in the Kurdish city of Mahabad. He is the new president and Hadschi Baba Scheich is the prime minister.
1944:World War II: The Allies commence Operation Shingle, an assault on Anzio, Italy.
1941:World War II: British and Commonwealth troops capture Tobruk from Italian forces during Operation Compass.
1927:Teddy Wakelam gives the first live radio commentary of a football match anywhere in the world, between Arsenal F.C. and Sheffield United at Highbury.
1924:Ramsay MacDonald becomes the first Labour Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
1919:Act Zluky is signed, unifying the Ukrainian People's Republic and the West Ukrainian National Republic.
1917:World War I: President Woodrow Wilson of the still-neutral United States calls for "peace without victory" in Europe.
1915:Over 600 people are killed in Guadalajara, Mexico, when a train plunges off the tracks into a deep canyon.
1906:SS Valencia runs aground on rocks on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, killing more than 130.
1905:Bloody Sunday in St. Petersburg, beginning of the 1905 revolution.
1901:Edward VII is proclaimed King after the death of his mother, Queen Victoria.
1899:Leaders of six Australian colonies meet in Melbourne to discuss confederation.
1890:The United Mine Workers of America is founded in Columbus, Ohio.
1889:Columbia Phonograph is formed in Washington, D.C.
1879:Anglo-Zulu War: Battle of Rorke's Drift
1879:Anglo-Zulu War: Battle of Isandlwana
1877:Arthur Tooth, an Anglican clergyman is taken into custody after being prosecuted for using ritualist practices.
1863:The January Uprising breaks out in Poland, Lithuania and Belarus. The aim of the national movement is to regain Polish-Lithuanian-Ruthenian Commonwealth from occupation by Russia.
1849:Second Anglo-Sikh War: The Siege of Multan ends after nine months when the last Sikh defenders of Multan, Punjab, surrender.
1824:The Ashantis defeat British forces in the Gold Coast.
1689:The Convention Parliament convenes to determine if James II and VII, the last Roman Catholic monarch of England, Ireland and Scotland, had vacated the thrones when he fled to France in 1688.
1555:The Ava Kingdom falls to the Taungoo Dynasty in what is now present-day Burma.
1521:Emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms
1517:The Ottoman Empire under Selim I defeats the Mamluk Sultanate and captures present-day Egypt at the Battle of Ridaniya.
1506:The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrives at the Vatican.
613:Constantine (8-month-old) is crowned as co-emperor (Caesar) by his father Heraclius at Constantinople.
565:Eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus.

January 22 Birthdays, Who born on January 22th

1993 Rio Haryanto (Indonesian race car driver)
1993 Tommy Knight (English actor)
1993 Alex Marques (Portuguese footballer (d. 2013))
1992 Kimberly Ann Voltemas (Thai actor)
1991 Stefan Kolb (German footballer)
1991 Alex MacDowall (English race car driver)
1990 Alizé Cornet (French tennis player)
1989 Theo Robinson (English-Jamaican footballer)
1988 Asher Allen (American football player)
1988 Greg Oden (American basketball player)
1987 Astrid Jacobsen (Norwegian skier)
1987 Shane Long (Irish footballer)
1987 Ray Rice (American football player)
1986 Lee Pa-ni (South Korean model)
1986 Maher Magri (Tunisian footballer)
1986 Matt Simon (Australian footballer)
1986 Daniel Wayne Smith (American son of Anna Nicole Smith (d. 2006))
1985 Orianthi (Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist)
1985 Mohamed Sissoko (Malian footballer)
1984 Ben Eager (Canadian ice hockey player)
1984 Ubaldo Jiménez (Dominican baseball player)
1984 Raica Oliveira (Brazilian model)
1984 Leon Powe (American basketball player)
1984 Maceo Rigters (Dutch footballer)
1983 Shaun Cody (American football player)
1982 Fabricio Coloccini (Argentine footballer)
1982 Jason Peters (American football player)
1981 Willa Ford (American singer-songwriter)
1981 Beverley Mitchell (American actress and singer)
1981 Ibrahima Sonko (French footballer)
1981 Guy Wilks (British rally driver)
1980 Jake Grove (American football player)
1980 Christopher Masterson (American actor)
1980 Subhash Ram Prajapati (Nepalese author and scholar)
1980 Jonathan Woodgate (English footballer)
1979 Aidan Burley (British politician)
1979 Carlos Ruiz (Panamanian baseball player)
1978 Chone Figgins (American baseball player)
1977 Vazgen Azrojan (Armenian ice dancer)
1977 Mario Domm (Mexican singer-songwriter)
1977 Jono Gibbes (New Zealand rugby player)
1977 Tõnis Kimmel (Estonian architect)
1977 Anna Linkova (Russian tennis player)
1977 Hidetoshi Nakata (Japanese footballer)
1977 Matthew Newton (Australian actor)
1977 Aaron Rakers (American baseball player)
1977 Luciano Andrade Rissutt (Brazilian footballer)
1976 Jimmy Anderson (American baseball player)
1976 James Dearth (American football player)
1975 Balthazar Getty (American actor and musician (Ringside))
1975 Felipe Giaffone (Brazilian race car driver)
1975 James Murray (English actor)
1975 David Výborný (Czech ice hockey player)
1974 Ava Devine (American porn actress)
1974 Cameron McConville (Australian race car driver)
1974 Joseph Muscat (Maltese politician)
1973 Larry Birkhead (American photographer)
1973 Rogerio Ceni (Brazilian footballer)
1972 Katie Barberi (Mexican actress)
1972 Gabriel Macht (American actor)
1972 Romi Park (Japanese voice actress)
1972 Gonzalo Rodríguez (Uruguayan racing driver (d. 1999))
1972 Namrata Shirodkar (Indian actress)
1971 Stan Collymore (English footballer)
1971 Jan Kaus (Estonian writer)
1971 Sergei Zamorski (Russian-Estonian footballer)
1970 Abraham Olano (Spanish cyclist)
1969 Olivia d'Abo (English-American actress)
1969 Keith Gordon (American baseball player)
1968 Guy Fieri (American television host and restaurateur)
1968 Heath (Japanese singer-songwriter and bass player (X Japan))
1968 Frank Lebœuf (French footballer)
1968 Raquel Cassidy (English actress)
1968 Mauricio Serna (Colombian footballer)
1967 Nick Gillingham (English swimmer)
1967 Eleanor McEvoy (Irish singer-songwriter)
1967 Manabu Nakanishi (Japanese wrestler)
1967 Ecaterina Szabo (Romanian gymnast)
1965 Steven Adler (American drummer and songwriter (Guns N' Roses)
1965 DJ Jazzy Jeff (American DJ)
1965 Diane Lane (American actress)
1965 Brian McCardie (Scottish actor)
1965 Andrew Roachford (English singer-songwriter and keyboard player (Mike + The Mechanics))
1965 Chintara Sukapatana (Thai actress)
1964 Nigel Benn (English boxer)
1964 Joe Dudek (American football player)
1964 Wayne Kirby (American baseball player)
1964 Stojko Vranković (Croatian basketball player)
1963 Nicola Duffett (English actress)
1963 Javier Ortiz (American baseball player)
1963 Andrei Tchmil (Ukrainian-Belgian cyclist)
1962 Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu (Malay Sultan of Terengganu)
1962 Dajan Ahmet (Estonian actor (d. 2006))
1962 Sirous Ghayeghran (Iranian footballer (d. 1998))
1962 Jimmy Herring (American guitarist (Widespread Panic))
1962 Huw Irranca-Davies (British politician)
1962 Eric Schaeffer (American actor and director)
1961 Quintin Dailey (American basketball player (d. 2010))
1961 Daniel Johnston (American singer-songwriter)
1960 Michael Hutchence (Australian singer-songwriter and actor (INXS and Max Q) (d. 1997))
1959 Linda Blair (American actress)
1958 Nikos Anastopoulos (Greek footballer and manager)
1957 Mike Bossy (Canadian ice hockey player)
1957 Brian Dayett (American baseball player)
1957 Rene Requiestas (Filipino comedian and actor (d. 1993))
1957 Godfrey Thoma (Nauruan politician)
1957 Francis Wheen (English journalist)
1956 Steve Riley (American drummer (L.A. Guns)
1956 John Wesley Shipp (American actor)
1955 Timothy R. Ferguson (American politician)
1955 Thomas David Jones (American astronaut)
1954 Tully Blanchard (American wrestler)
1954 Chris Lemmon (American actor)
1954 Peter Pilz (Austrian politician)
1953 Winfried Berkemeier (German footballer)
1953 Myung-whun Chung (South Korean pianist and conductor)
1953 Jim Jarmusch (American director and screenwriter)
1952 Ramón Avilés (Puerto Rican baseball player)
1952 Ace Vergel (Filipino actor (d. 2007))
1951 Ondrej Nepela (Slovak figure skater (d. 1989))
1951 Leon Roberts (American baseball player)
1951 Steve J. Spears (Australian playwright)
1950 Paul Bew (Northern Irish historian)
1950 Pamela Salem (English actress)
1949 Mike Caldwell (American baseball player)
1949 Phil Miller (English guitarist (National Health)
1949 Steve Perry (American singer-songwriter and producer (Journey))
1949 Mike Westhues (American-Finnish singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2013))
1948 Northern Calloway (American actor (d. 1990))
1948 Gilbert Levine (American conductor)
1948 Roger Williams (British politician)
1947 Vladimir Oravsky (Czech-Swedish author and director)
1946 Malcolm McLaren (English singer-songwriter and manager (d. 2010))
1946 Serge Savard (Canadian ice hockey player)
1945 Arthur Beetson (Australian rugby league footballer and coach (d. 2011))
1945 Jean-Pierre Nicolas (French rally driver)
1945 Christoph Schönborn (Bohemian-Austrian cardinal)
1944 Khosrow Golsorkhi (Iranian journalist)
1943 Marília Pêra (Brazilian actress)
1943 Michael Spicer (English politician)
1942 Mimis Domazos (Greek footballer)
1941 Jaan Kaplinski (Estonian writer and philosopher)
1940 John Hurt (English actor)
1940 George Seifert (American football coach)
1940 Gillian Shephard (English politician)
1939 Jørgen Garde (Danish admiral (d. 1996))
1939 Alfredo Palacio (Ecuadoran politician)
1939 Jeff Smith (American chef and author (d. 2004))
1939 J.C. Tremblay (Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1994))
1938 Peter Beard (Australian photographer and writer)
1938 Altair Gomes de Figueiredo (Brazilian footballer)
1937 Edén Pastora (Nicaraguan politician)
1937 Joseph Wambaugh (American police officer and author)
1936 Ong Teng Cheong (Singaporean politician)
1936 Alan J. Heeger (American chemist)
1936 Peter Steen (Danish actor (d. 2013))
1935 Seymour Cassel (American actor)
1934 Vijay Anand (Indian actor)
1934 Bill Bixby (American actor (d. 1993))
1934 Graham Kerr (English chef)
1933 Yuri Chesnokov (Russian volleyball player and coach (d. 2010))
1932 Berthold Grünfeld (Norwegian psychiatrist and sexologist (d. 2007))
1932 Piper Laurie (American actress)
1931 Sam Cooke (American singer-songwriter (The Soul Stirrers and The Highway Q.C.'s) (d. 1964))
1930 Mariví Bilbao (Spanish actress (d. 2013))
1930 Éamon de Buitléar (Irish director (d. 2013))
1928 Yoshihiko Amino (Japanese historian (d. 2004))
1928 Alan Grieve (English lawyer)
1928 Shozo Shimamoto (Japanese painter (d. 2013))
1927 Lou Creekmur (American football player (d. 2009))
1925 Johnny Bucha (American baseball player (d. 1996))
1925 Bobby Young (American baseball player (d. 1985))
1924 J. J. Johnson (American trombonist and composer (d. 2001))
1924 Betty Lockwood (Baroness Lockwood)
1924 Ortvin Sarapu (New Zealand chess player (d. 1999))
1922 Howard Moss (American poet)
1921 Arno Babajanian (Armenian pianist and composer (d. 1983))
1920 Irving Kristol (American columnist)
1920 Alf Ramsey (English footballer and manager (d. 1999))
1919 Diomedes Olivo (Dominican baseball player (d. 1977))
1918 Elmer Lach (Canadian ice hockey player)
1917 Huck Geary (American baseball player (d. 1981))
1916 Bill Durnan (Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1972))
1916 Henri Dutilleux (French composer (d. 2013))
1916 Harilal Upadhyay (Gujarati author)
1915 Heinrich Albertz (German theologian and politician)
1914 Dimitris Dragatakis (Greek composer (d. 2001))
1914 Nguyen Van Mau (Vietnamese bishop (d. 2013))
1913 Henry Bauchau (Belgian psychoanalyst and author (d. 2012))
1913 William Conway (Irish cardinal (d. 1977))
1913 Carl F. H. Henry (American theologian and publisher (d. 2003))
1911 Bruno Kreisky (Austrian politician)
1909 Porfirio Rubirosa (Dominican diplomat (d. 1965))
1909 Ann Sothern (American actress (d. 2001))
1909 U Thant (Burmese diplomat)
1908 Lev Landau (Russian physicist)
1908 Prince Oana (American baseball player (d. 1976))
1907 Douglas Corrigan (American pilot (d. 1995))
1907 Dixie Dean (English footballer (d. 1980))
1907 Mary Dresselhuys (Dutch actress (d. 2004))
1906 Joe Gladwin (English actor (d. 1987))
1906 Robert E. Howard (American author (d. 1936))
1905 Willy Hartner (German scientist (d. 1981))
1904 George Balanchine (Russian-American choreographer and director)
1904 Arkady Gaidar (Russian author (d. 1941))
1904 John Milligan (American baseball player (d. 1972))
1903 Fritz Houtermans (Polish physicist (d. 1966))
1903 Robin Milford (English composer (d. 1959))
1902 Daniel Kinsey (American hurdler (d. 1970))
1900 Ernst Busch (German actor and singer (d. 1980))
1899 Martti Haavio (Finnish poet (d. 1973))
1898 Ross Barnett (American politician)
1898 Denise Legeay (French actress (d. 1968))
1897 Blind Willie Johnson (American musician (d. 1945))
1897 Rosa Ponselle (American soprano (d. 1981))
1893 Conrad Veidt (German actor (d. 1943))
1892 Marcel Dassault (French businessman)
1891 Antonio Gramsci (Italian philosopher and politician (d. 1937))
1890 Fred M. Vinson (American politician and judge)
1890 Vinko Žganec (Croatian ethnomusicologist (d. 1976))
1889 Henri Pélissier (French cyclist (d. 1935))
1889 Amos Strunk (American baseball player (d. 1979))
1887 Helen Hoyt (American poet (d. 1972))
1886 John J. Becker (American composer (d. 1961))
1882 Theodore Kosloff (Russian-American actor)
1881 Ira Thomas (American baseball player (d. 1958))
1880 Bill O'Neill (American baseball player (d. 1920))
1880 Frigyes Riesz (Hungarian mathematician (d. 1956))
1879 Francis Picabia (French painter and poet (d. 1953))
1877 Tom Jones (American baseball player (d. 1923))
1876 Warren McLaughlin (American baseball player (d. 1923))
1875 D. W. Griffith (American director (d. 1948))
1874 Edward Harkness (American philanthropist (d. 1940))
1874 Jay Hughes (American baseball player (d. 1924))
1869 José Vicente de Freitas (Portuguese military officer and politician)
1869 Grigori Rasputin (Russian monk (d. 1916))
1858 Beatrice Webb (English economist (d. 1943))
1849 August Strindberg (Swedish author)
1840 Ernest Roland Wilberforce (English bishop (d. 1907))
1831 Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein (d. 1917) ()
1831 Joseph Alfred Slade (American businessman (d. 1864))
1799 Ludger Duvernay (Canadian journalist)
1797 Maria Leopoldina of Austria (d. 1826) ()
1796 Karl Ernst Claus (Russian chemist (d. 1864))
1788 Lord Byron (English poet (d. 1824))
1781 François Habeneck (French violinist and conductor (d. 1849))
1740 Noah Phelps (American soldier)
1733 Philip Carteret (English navy officer (d. 1796))
1729 Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (German author and philosopher (d. 1781))
1690 Nicolas Lancret (French painter (d. 1743))
1654 Richard Blackmore (English physician and poet (d. 1729))
1592 Pierre Gassendi (French philosopher)
1570 Sir Robert Cotton (1st Baronet)
1561 Francis Bacon (English philosopher (d. 1626))
1553 Mōri Terumoto (Japanese warlord (d. 1625))
1552 Sir Walter Raleigh (English poet)
1440 Ivan III of Russia (d. 1505) ()
1263 Ibn Taymiyyah (Turkish scholar and theologian (d. 1328))

January 22 deaths, Who died on January 22th

2014 Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Indian actor (b. 1924))
2013 Said Ali al-Shihri (Saudi Arabian terrorist (b. 1973))
2013 Kevin Ash (English journalist (b. 1959))
2013 Robert Bonnaud (French historian (b. 1929))
2013 John Cheng (Singaporean actor (b. 1961))
2013 Leslie Frankenheimer (American set designer (b. 1948))
2013 Anna Litvinova (Russian model (b. 1983))
2013 Lídia Mattos (Brazilian actress (b. 1924))
2013 Ted Talbert (American journalist (b. 1942))
2013 Margareta Teodorescu (Romanian chess player (b. 1932))
2013 Lucyna Winnicka (Polish actress (b. 1928))
2012 Joe Paterno (American football player and coach (b. 1926))
2012 Dick Tufeld (American voice actor (b. 1926))
2010 Louis R. Harlan (American historian and author (b. 1922))
2010 Jean Simmons (English-American actress (b. 1929))
2010 Iskandar of Johor Malaysian sultan (b. 1932) ()
2009 Billy Werber (American baseball player (b. 1908))
2008 Roberto Gari (American actor (b. 1920))
2008 Heath Ledger (Australian actor and director (b. 1979))
2008 Miles Lerman (Polish-American holocaust survivor and activist (b. 1920))
2007 Doug Blasdell (American personal trainer (b. 1962))
2007 Ngo Quang Truong (Vietnamese general (b. 1929))
2007 Abbé Pierre (French priest (b. 1912))
2005 César Gutiérrez (Venezuelan baseball player (b. 1943))
2005 Carlo Orelli (Italian soldier (b. 1894))
2005 Consuelo Velázquez (Mexican pianist and songwriter (b. 1924))
2005 Rose Mary Woods (American secretary (b. 1917))
2004 Billy May (American trumpet player and composer (b. 1916))
2004 Tom Mead (Australian politician and journalist (b. 1918))
2004 Ann Miller (American actress and dancer (b. 1923))
2003 Bill Mauldin (American cartoonist (b. 1921))
2002 Stanley Marcus (American businessman and author (b. 1905))
2001 Tommie Agee (American baseball player (b. 1942))
2001 Roy Brown (American clown and puppeteer (b. 1932))
2000 Craig Claiborne (American journalist)
2000 Anne Hébert (Canadian author and poet (b. 1916))
1999 Graham Staines (Australian missionary (b. 1941))
1997 Ron Holden (American singer (b. 1939))
1997 Billy Mackenzie (Scottish singer-songwriter (Associates) (b. 1957))
1997 Wally Whyton (English singer-songwriter and broadcaster (The Vipers Skiffle Group) (b. 1929))
1996 Israel Eldad (Israel Politician (b. 1910))
1995 Jerry Blackwell (American wrestler (b. 1949))
1995 Rose Kennedy (American philanthropist (b. 1890))
1994 Jean-Louis Barrault (French actor and director (b. 1910))
1994 Rhett Forrester (American singer-songwriter (Riot) (b. 1956))
1994 Telly Savalas (American actor (b. 1924))
1993 Kōbō Abe (Japanese playwright and photographer (b. 1924))
1991 Robert Choquette (Canadian author)
1989 S. Vithiananthan (Sri Lankan Tamil academic (b. 1924))
1988 Parker Fennelly (American comedian and actor (b. 1891))
1987 R. Budd Dwyer (American politician (b. 1939))
1985 Arthur Bryant (English historian and columnist (b. 1899))
1982 Eduardo Frei Montalva (Chilean politician)
1982 Tommy Tucker (American singer-songwriter and pianist (b. 1933))
1981 Ishtiaq Hussain Qureshi (Pakistani historian and educator (b. 1903))
1980 Yitzhak Baer (German-Israeli historian (b. 1888))
1979 Ali Hassan Salameh (Palestinian rebel leader (b. 1940))
1978 Oliver Leese (English general (b. 1894))
1978 Herbert Sutcliffe (English cricketer (b. 1894))
1977 Johannes Terwogt (Dutch rower (b. 1878))
1975 Andrew George Burry (Swiss-American businessman (b. 1873))
1973 Lyndon B. Johnson (American politician)
1971 Harry Frank Guggenheim (American businessman and publisher)
1968 Duke Kahanamoku (American swimmer (b. 1890))
1967 Robert Henriques (English author (b. 1905))
1966 Herbert Marshall (English actor (b. 1890))
1964 Marc Blitzstein American composer (lyricist)
1959 Mike Hawthorn (English race car driver (b. 1929))
1957 Ralph Barton Perry (American philosopher (b. 1876))
1954 Princess Margaret of Prussia (b. 1872) ()
1951 Karl Nessler (German-American hairdresser)
1951 Lawson Robertson (Scottish-American high jumper (b. 1883))
1950 Alan Hale (Sr.)
1950 Corinne Luchaire (French actress (b. 1921))
1949 William Thomas Walsh (American author (b. 1891))
1945 Else Lasker-Schüler (German poet and playwright (b. 1869))
1931 László Batthyány-Strattmann (Hungarian physician)
1931 Alma Rubens (American actress (b. 1897))
1930 Stephen Mather (American businessman and conservationist)
1929 Emma Cooke (American archer (b. 1848))
1929 R. C. Lehmann (English journalist)
1927 James Ford Rhodes (American historian and author (b. 1848))
1922 Fredrik Bajer (Danish politician)
1922 Pope Benedict XV (b. 1854) ()
1922 Camille Jordan (French mathematician (b. 1838))
1921 George Streeter (American captain and businessman (b. 1837))
1901 Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom (b. 1819) ()
1901 Emil Erlenmeyer (German chemist (b. 1825))
1900 David Edward Hughes (Welsh-American scientist (b. 1831))
1892 Joseph P. Bradley (American jurist (b. 1813))
1879 Anthony Durnford (Irish army officer (b. 1830))
1879 Henry Pulleine (English army officer (b. 1838))
1840 Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (German anthropologist (b. 1752))
1840 Vincenzo Pallotti (Italian saint (b. 1795))
1798 Lewis Morris (Continental Congress member and signer of the Declaration of Independence (b. 1726))
1779 Jeremiah Dixon (English surveyor and astronomer (b. 1733))
1779 Claudius Smith (American guerrilla leader (b. 1736))
1767 Johann Gottlob Lehmann (German meteorologist and geologist (b. 1719))
1763 John Carteret (2nd Earl Granville)
1750 Franz Xaver Josef von Unertl (Bavarian politician (b. 1675))
1666 Shah Jahan (Mughal emperor (b. 1592))
1599 Cristofano Malvezzi (Italian organist and composer (b. 1547))
1575 James Hamilton (Duke of Châtellerault (b. 1516))
1552 Edward Seymour (1st Duke of Somerset (b. c. 1500))
1536 Bernhard Knipperdolling (German religious leader (b. 1495))
239 Cao Rui (Chinese emperor (b. 205))