September 22 in history

22/09/2009

On September 22:

1515 Anne of Cleves, the fourth wife of Henry VIII, was born.

1880 Dame Christabel Pankhurst, English sffragette was born.

 

1888 the first issue of National Geographic magazine was published.

1906 Domestic workers called for a 68 hour working week.

1908 Bulgaria proclaiemd its independence.

1915 English actor Arthur Lowe was born.

1924 English writer Rosamunde Pilcher was born.

1931 English writer Fay Weldon was born.

1931 A coaltion government was formed by the United and Reform parties to fight the Depression.

1958 Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli was born.

Sourced from Nz History Online & Wikipedia.


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