On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • German counter attack in North-Tunisia
  • RAF shoots down 14 German transport planes over Mediterranean Sea

Famous Birthdays

  • Louise Gl├╝ck, American poet and 12th US Poet Laureate, born in NYC, New York
  • Mel Carter, American singer (Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Steve Dunne, New Zealand cricket umpire (NZ Test umpire on international panel), born in Dunedin. Otago