Today in History Historical Events for 22nd October 2017 <p><b><a href="">1633</a></b> - Battle of Liaoluo Bay: Dutch East India Company defeated by Chinese Ming naval forces in southern Fujian sea<br> <b><a href="">1746</a></b> - Princeton University (NJ) received its charter<br> <b><a href="">1933</a></b> - Primo Carnera beats Paulin in 15 for heavyweight boxing title<br> <b><a href="">1942</a></b> - 1st ships of invasion fleet for Oran (Algeria) leave Scotland<br> <b><a href="">1950</a></b> - LA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27<br> <b><a href="">1953</a></b> - Laos gains full independence from France<br> <b><a href="">1956</a></b> - A concrete girder weighing 200 tons kills 48 in Karachi, Pakistan.<br> <b><a href="">1972</a></b> - Oakland A's 1st championship; beat Reds, 4 games to 3 in World Series<br> <b><a href="">1984</a></b> - Paul McCartney releases "Give My Regards to Broad Street" soundtrack<br> <b><a href="">1997</a></b> - Coldest World Series game Marlins vs Cleveland (38°F)</p> <p><a href="">More Historical Events &raquo;</a></p><img src="" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:03:02 Z 2017-10-22 04:03 +00:00 2017-10-21 23:03 -05:00