August 22 in history: Theft of Scream, Madras' foundation and more

From Michael Collins' assassination to Joseph A. Walker's second entrance into space, here's what happened on this day in history

1639

Madras is founded by the British

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1864

 International Red Cross is founded

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1922

 Irish politician Michael Collins is assassinated

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1963

Joseph A. Walker becomes first person to enter space twice

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2004

Famous painting The Scream is stolen from the Munch Museum in Oslo

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