What Happened On 22nd October 1943 In History

October 22nd (1943) was a Friday. It's the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 70 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 22nd October, 1943

  • » World War II: in the Second firestorm raid on Germany, the Royal Air Force Bombing of Kassel in World War II or conducts an air raid on the town of Kassel, killing 10,000 and rendering 150,000 homeless.

Famous Birthdays on October 22 in 1943

  • » Allen Coage, American-Canadian wrestler and coach (d. 2007)
  • » Jan de Bont, Dutch director, producer, and cinematographer
  • » Catherine Deneuve, French actress and singer
  • » Seif Sharif Hamad, Zanzibari politician, 2nd Chief Minister of Zanzibar
  • » Robert Long (singer) or Robert Long, Dutch singer-songwriter and actor (d. 2006)

October 22nd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of Saints named Feast Day:
  • » Aaron the Illustrious (Syriac Orthodox Church)
  • » Abercius of Hieropolis
  • » Bertharius
  • » Donatus of Fiesole
  • » John Paul II
  • » Mary Salome
  • » Nunilo and Alodia
  • » October 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Earliest day on which Labour day New Zealand known as Labour Day can fall, while October 28 is the latest; celebrated on the fourth Monday in October (New Zealand)
  • » Earliest day on which Make a Difference Day Make A Difference Day or Make a Difference Day can fall, while October 28 is the latest; celebrated on the fourth Saturday in October (United States)
  • » Spiritual New Year, in Eckankar
  • » Gustav Fechner or Fechner Day, celebrated by psychophysics called Psychophysicists
  • » International Stuttering Awareness Day (International observances or International)
  • » Jidai Matsuri (Kyoto)

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