On This Day 22 July

Important Days

Important Events

2011 – 2011 Norway attacks: first a bomb blast which targeted government buildings in central Oslo, followed by a massacre at a youth camp on the island of Utøya.
2013 – 2013 Dingxi earthquakes, a series of earthquakes in Dingxi, China, kills at least 89 people and injures more than 500 others.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1915 – Shaista Suhrawardy Ikramullah, Indian-Pakistani politician and diplomat (d. 2000)

1929 – Baselios Thomas I, Indian bishop

1937 – Vasant Ranjane, Indian cricketer (d. 2011)

1970 – Devendra Fadnavis, Indian lawyer and politician, 18th Chief Minister of Maharashtra

1995 – Armaan Malik, Indian playback singer, composer and songwriter

Death/ Death Anniversary

1918 – Indra Lal Roy, Indian lieutenant and first Indian fighter aircraft pilot (b. 1898)