MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Wed, 10 Aug 2022 15:14:45 +0000 Today in History for May 22nd http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/18f341072d5b479286794d5cd4124138 Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy sign the 'Pact of Steel'; Richard Nixon is the first U.S. president to visit the Soviet Union; Actor Laurence Olivier born; Johnny Carson hosts his last 'Tonight Show.' 18f341072d5b479286794d5cd4124138 Sat, 21 May 2022 21:38:24 +0000 RESTRICTION SUMMARY: AP CLIENTS ONLY SHOTLIST:1.  Various - see scriptSTORYLINE:May 22nd, 1939:  (AP Photos)In Europe, Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy sign the "Pact of Steel" --- forming a military alliance just months before the start of World War Two.1972:  (AP Photos / AP Archive Video)Richard Nixon begins the first visit by an American President to what's then the Soviet Union.He and Soviet leaders sign the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty ... part of Cold War "détente" between Washington and its communist rivals Moscow and Beijing.2002:  (AP Photos / AP Archive Video)A former Ku Klux Klansman becomes the third man convicted for one of the deadliest attacks during America's civil rights era.A jury finds Bobby Frank Cherry guilty of murder in the 1963 church bombing that killed four black girls in Birmingham, Alabama.  Cherry receives life in prison --- and dies behind bars more than two years later.1907:  (AP Photos)(NAT of Olivier from "Hamlet")Laurence Olivier --- actor, director and producer of both stage and the silver screen --- is born in Dorking, Surrey, England.And, 1992:  (AP Photos)(SOT of Carson)Johnny Carson hosts his last "Tonight Show" on NBC --- after nearly 30 years as TV's "King of Late Night."Today in History, May 22nd --- ___ ___, The Associated Press.(****END****) ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy sign the 'Pact of Steel'; Richard Nixon is the first U.S. president to visit the Soviet Union; Actor Laurence Olivier born; Johnny Carson hosts his last 'Tonight Show.' Today in History for May 22nd