October 22, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 200 killed in train derailment near Nowy Dwor Poland
  • Emile Zatopek runs world record 10,000m (29:21.2)

Birthdays in History

  • Glenn Ford, American freed death row inmate (wrongly spent 30 years in prison), born in Shreveport, Louisiana (d. 2015)
  • Vasilios Magginas, Greek politician