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U.S. 1938 U.S.A. New England Hurricane 22nd Sept. 1938 : 250 have died in the New England Hurricane and Cape Cod is completely isolated due to high winds and tidal waves , many fear for the lives and safety of those on Cape Cod and it is expected it will be tomorrow before the full scale of t5he catastrophe can be assessed. Currently the property damage is estimated at many million of dollars and will only increase when an assessment of the damage to Cape Cod can be assessed.

UK 1914 UK German U-Boat Submarine 22nd Sept. 1914 : For the first time in wartime the capabilities of Submarine warfare is seen when a German U-Boat submarine sinks three British cruisers, the Aboukir, the Hogue, and the Cressy, in just over one hour
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U.S. 1922 U.S.A. Bootleggers Winning 22nd September 1922 : In the ongoing war against bootleggers 125 Prohibition agents have been killed against 50 bootleggers and Rum Runners .
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U.S. 1927 U.S.A. Demsey - Tunney Fight 22nd Sept. 1927 : The long awaited re-match between Ex champion Jack Dempsey and Gene Tunney is watched by 150,000 Chicago fans at Soldier Field for this 10 round World Heavyweight Championship Match. Tunney won but only after a hard fight and fans wondering if he did get up before the count in the seventh round after Dempsey knocked him out.
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UK 1948 UK No War Over Berlin Blockade 22nd Sept. 1948 : Following the blockade of Berlin by Russia the British Foreign Secretary has stressed that the western powers are not committed to going to war over the situation as they believe there will be a political solution . It is estimated that Berlin have enough food, fuel and other supplies to last a short time which should be long enough to find a solution without going to war.
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Russia 1949 Soviet Union Nuclear Bomb 22nd Sept. 1949 : The Soviet Union explodes it's first Nuclear Bomb 4 yrs after America.



South Korea 1953 South Korea North Korea Pilot Defects With MIG15 22nd Sept. 1953 : The communist pilot who defected to the west yesterday landing in Seoul and bringing with him the latest MIG15 or MIG17 will not only obtain his freedom from the communist regime but will also collect the $100,000 reward offered by the Air Force for the first MIG delivered intact to the US Air Force .
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UK 1955 UK New Independent TV Channel 22nd Sept. 1955 : The first independent TV channel " Independent Television Authority ( ITA )" run by Associated Rediffusion and ABC (Associated Broadcasting Company) which is funded by advertisements instead of by the government and TV licensing fees began today with live coverage of a ceremony at the Guildhall marking the start of Britain's first ever commercially funded television station. The new station is only available in the London Viewing area but other areas of the country are expected soon. The first Television advertisement was for "Gibbs SR toothpaste" and other ads featured Cadbury's chocolate and Esso petrol.

U.S. 1961 U.S.A. Peace Corps Established 22nd September 1961 : President John F. Kennedy signs legislation establishing the Peace Corps as a permanent government agency which could provide a new and unique weapon in the war against communism and reinvigorate U.S. foreign policy by improving the lives of people in less developed countries.

Pakistan 1965 Pakistan Cease Fire Agreed 22nd Sept. 1965 : A cease fire is declared between India and Pakistan over Kashmir

UK 1968 UK Prince Charles 22nd Sept. 1968 : The future King of England Prince Charles has joined the Cambridge Footlights and will been treading the boards as an actor, Many famous stars and singers started their career in this club.
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Iran 1980 Iran Iraq Launches Attack 22nd Sept. 1980 : After a series of border disputes between Iran and Iraq the Iraqi President Saddam Hussein launches an invasion of Iran's oil-producing province of Khuzestan.

UK 1989 UK Kent Barracks Bombing 22nd Sept. 1989 : An IRA bomb at the recreation center at the Royal Marine School of Music in Deal, Kent has killed 10 young soldiers and injuring 22 more.

1998 Serbia Reports Of Ethnic Cleansing 22nd Sept. 1998 : Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic has denied reports of a Humanitarian Catastrophe in war torn Serbia Kosova Province , this was in answer to the International Aid Organizations report that 300,000 ethnic Albanians have fled their homes in response to ethnic cleansing by Serbian troops forcing their displacement.

Saudi Arabia 1999 Saudi Arabia Boycott Walt Disney 22nd September 1999 : Saudi Arabia has added its voice to other Arab countries threats to boycott the Walt Disney entertainment company in protest against the Israeli exhibit at the millennium show in Florida which portray Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Jerusalem is a divided city and the status of Jerusalem remains one of the core issues in the Israeli - Palestinian conflict as Palestinians foresee East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state.

U.S. 2004 U.S.A. CBS Fined Over Janet Jackson "Wardrobe Malfunction" 22nd Sept. 2004 : CBS owned stations are fined $550,000 by the ( FCC )Federal Communications Commission after the Janet Jackson "wardrobe malfunction" during the Super Bowl half time show. Due to the "wardrobe malfunction" when Justin Timberlake tears off part of Janet Jackson's wardrobe which causes Janet Jackson's right breast to be exposed to the public. In 2008 the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit voided the FCC's fine.

Indonesia 2005 Indonesia Bird Flu Outbreak 22nd Sept. 2005 : Three children in Indonesia who have died in the last week and exhibited symptoms of the H5N1 strain of the Bird Flu virus are being tested and if positive will join the confirmed 4 deaths in Indonesia from H5N1 strain of Avian Flu. Indonesia is one of the only countries who have not carried out mass culling of domestic birds following an outbreak with other countries culling many millions of chickens and other domestic birds.

Pakistan 2006 Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf 22nd Sept. 2006 : President Pervez Musharraf has revealed that the former Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage informed Pakistan's intelligence director that if Pakistan did not cooperate with the US on it's fight against al-Qaeda, the US would bomb Pakistan "back to the stone age". The US has denied all claims .
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Germany 2006 Germany German Monorail Crash 22nd Sept. 2006 : A German monorail train near Lathen crashed into a maintenance vehicle on this day. The crash killed a total twenty-three people.

Afghanistan 2007 Afghanistan Polio Vaccinations to start 22nd Sept. 2007 : The Taleban announced that it would allow 10,000 health workers to conduct immunizations in the southern part of the country without any disturbance. The workers are set to vaccinate over one million children for polio. Afghanistan is one of just four remaining polio-endemic countries Nigeria, India (specifically Uttar Pradesh and Bihar), Pakistan, and Afghanistan.

France 2007 France Marcel Marceau 22nd Sept. 2007 : Marcel Marceau, the famous French mime artist, died at the age of 84. Marceau was most famous for his character Bip, the white-faced clown.

World 2011 World World Stock Markets 22nd Sept. 2011 : Following an earlier report by the IMF ( September 20th ) of a possible global double-dip recession World stock markets plunge amid growing global fears of recession.

Australia 2012 Australia Catholic Church Admits Sex Abuse in Australia
22nd September, 2012 : The Roman Catholic Church in the Australian state of Victoria has admitted that over six-hundred children suffered from sexual abuse by priests since the 1930's. The numbers were released as a response to a parliamentary inquiry over the handling of abuse cases.



Pakistan
2013 Pakistan Suicide Bombing Attack on Church

22nd September, 2013 : At least seventy-five people were killed in a twin-suicide bomb attack on the All Saints Christian church in the Peshawar, Pakistan. Taliban members of Pakistan claimed responsibility for the attacks. Over 120 other people were injured as a result of the attack, which was done in retaliation to US drone attacks.