What Happened on August 22, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 30th Walker Cup: US wins 13-11
  • Airtours Boeing-737 crashes at Manchester airport, 55 killed

Famous Deaths

  • Ginty Lush, cricketer (NSW quickie of 30's), dies
  • Paul Peter Ewald, German Crystallographer and Physicist who devised the theory of X-ray interference by crystals and pioneered X-ray diffraction methods, dies at 97