August 22 in History
22 August in History – 81 years ago
South America 1942: Brazil enters World War II
On 7 December 1941, Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, bringing the United States into World War II.... SEE MORE…
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South America 1942
Brazil enters World War IIOn 7 December 1941, Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, bringing the United States into World War II....
Northern Eurasia 1939
Soviet-Japanese Border WarsThe late 1930s saw international stability further deteriorate, with a Japanese invasion of...
Australian Overland Telegraph LineFrom the mid-1850s the Australian colonies competed to survey a route to connect their continent...
Ending on 22 August 1872
All Events on 22 August
*Venta Maersk* makes Northern Sea Route
Brazil declares war on Germany and Italy
Military uprising overthrows Peruvian government
Italy withdraws from Albania
Adelaide and Palmerston (Darwin) linked by telegraph
Austria occupies Wallachia and Moldavia
Stilicho is accused of treason and executed
Arbogast makes Eugenius emperor in Gaul
Himyarite Kingdom conquers Saba’*
Decebalus rules Dacia*
*Actual date uncertain; set to 22 August for purposes of Omniatlas