On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


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Barbara Walters becomes 1st female nightly network news anchor (Today Show)

Broadcast Journalist Barbara Walters
Broadcast Journalist
Barbara Walters

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Director Ingmar Bergman leaves Sweden due to taxation

Director, Writer Ingmar Bergman
Director, Writer
Ingmar Bergman

Famous Birthdays

  • Michał Żewłakow, Polish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Frutuoso de Lima Viana, Brazilian pianist and composer, dies at 79