What Happened on June 22, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Haakon VII crowned king of Norway

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, American author and aviator (Gift from the Sea), born in Englewood, New Jersey

Aviation Pioneer and Author Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Aviation Pioneer and Author
Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Billy Wilder, Austrian-born American filmmakerr (Some Like It Hot, Apartment, Stalag 17), born in Vienna, Austria

Filmmaker Billy Wilder
Filmmaker
Billy Wilder
  • Richard Fanshawe, England, equestion 3 day event (Olympic bronze 1936)

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Schaudinn, German animal scholar: examined amoebasis, dies at 34