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Monday October 22, 2018

October 22: Day of the Week

October 22, 2018 was the 295th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 70 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is lundi.

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Here’s the October calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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October 22 Historical Event(s)

  • 1383
    The 1383-1385 Crisis in Portugal: King Fernando dies without a male heir to the Portuguese throne, sparking a period of civil war and disorder.
  • 1707
    Scilly naval disaster: four British Royal Navy ships run aground near the Isles of Scilly because of faulty navigation. Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell and thousands of sailors drown.
  • 1797
    One thousand meters (3,200 feet) above Paris, André-Jacques Garnerin makes the first recorded parachute jump.
  • 1836
    Sam Houston is inaugurated as the first President of the Republic of Texas.
  • 1844
    The Great Anticipation: Millerites, followers of William Miller, anticipate the end of the world in conjunction with the Second Advent of Christ. The following day became known as the Great Disappointment.
  • 1859
    Spain declares war on Morocco.
  • 1895
    In Paris an express train overruns a buffer stop and crosses more than 30 metres of concourse before plummeting through a window at Gare Montparnasse.
  • 1962
    Cuban Missile Crisis: US President John F. Kennedy, after internal counsel from Dwight D. Eisenhower, announces that American reconnaissance planes have discovered Soviet nuclear weapons in Cuba, and that he has ordered a naval “quarantine” of the Communist nation.
  • 1964
    Jean-Paul Sartre is awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, but turns down the honor.
  • 1981
    The United States Federal Labor Relations Authority votes to decertify the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization for its strike the previous August.

Who were born on October 22?

  • 1197
    Emperor Juntoku of Japan (d. 1242)
  • 1905
    Joseph Kosma, Hungarian-born composer (d. 1969)
  • 1920
    Timothy Leary, American writer (d. 1996)
  • 1959
    Marc Shaiman, American composer
  • 1968
    Stéphane Quintal, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1974
    Giorgos Koltzos, Greek footballer
  • 1975
    Míchel Salgado, Spanish footballer
  • 1978
    Dion Glover, American basketball player
  • 1978
    Owais Shah, English cricketer
  • 1985
    Zac Hanson, American musician

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