On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Nazi troops reach Lenningrad

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBill Parcells

Bill Parcells, NFL coach (NY Giants, NY Jets, NE Patriots), born in Englewood, New Jersey

NFL Coach Legend Bill Parcells
NFL Coach Legend
Bill Parcells
  • Hannspeter Winter, Austrian plasma physicist, born in Wels (d. 2006)
  • Michael Aldrich, British inventor (online shopping), born in Brocket Hall, England (d. 2014)