Historical Events In 1922
Friday, 21 January 2022
Jun 26 In the year 1922 albert H K, monarch of Monaco (1889-1922), dies at 73
Jun 27 George Theophilus Walker, Washington DC, composer (Praise of Lillies) in the year 1922.
Jun 27 On this day in history newberry Medal 1st presented for kids literature (Hendrik Van Loon)
Jun 27 Newberry Medal first presented for kids literature (Hendrik Van Loon) in the year 1922.
Jun 28 On this day in history terje Stigen, Norwegian author (Det siste paradiset)
Jun 29 In the year 1922 france grants 1 km² at Vimy Ridge "freely, and for all time, to the Government of Canada, the free use of the land exempt from all taxes."
Jun 29 In the year 1922 k Reinmuth discovers asteroid #979 Ilsewa
Jun 29 Vasko Popa, Yugoslavia/Serbian poet (Heaven is a Side Issue) in the year 1922.
Jul 01 Giovanni Verga, Italian writer (I mala voglia), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history dan Rowan, Beggs Okla, comedian (Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in)
Jul 03 Art Fowler, baseball player on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1922 1st general election in Netherlands
Jul 06 In the year 1922 dutch auto/airplane manufacturer Trompenburg declares bankruptcy
Jul 06 In the year 1922 francisco Moncion, dancer
Jul 07 Artie Malvin, US music director (Julie LaRosa/Steve Lawrence) in the year 1922.
Jul 07 In the year 1922 cathal Brugha, Chief of Staff of Irish Republican Army (b.1874)
Jul 07 In the year 1922 the birth of Pierre Cardin, French fashion designer
Jul 08 On this day in history 35th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats M Mallory (62 60)
Jul 09 Johnny Weissmuller swims 1st 100 m free style under 1 minute on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1922 rey Hassan, Morroco, King of Morocco (1961- )
Jul 10 Derek Prouse, writer actor/film festival director (Le Scandale) on this day in history.
Jul 11 Gene Evans, Hollbrook Az, actor (My Friend Flicka, Matt Helm, Alamo) in the year 1922.
Jul 11 In the year 1922 the Hollywood Bowl opens.
Jul 12 On this day in history clark MacGregor, politician (involved in Watergate)
Jul 13 Anchor Jorgenson, premier of Denmark (1972-82) on this day in history.
Jul 13 The France II, the world's largest sailing vessel, is wrecked off the coast of New Caledonia in the year 1922.
Jul 14 On this day in history peter Andrew Tranchell, composer
Jul 15 1st duck-billed platypus publicly exhibited in US, at NY zoo in the year 1922.
Jul 15 In the year 1922 jef Houthuys, chairman Belgian labor union (ACV 1968-87)
Jul 15 In the year 1922 the first duck-billed platypus publicly exhibited in US, at NY zoo
Jul 17 In the year 1922 curacao harbor workers begin strike under Felix Chacuto
Jul 17 Donald Alfred Davie, poet/critic in the year 1922.
Jul 17 On this day in history heinrich Rubens, German physicist, dies at 57
Jul 19 In the year 1922 cornelis A Pekelharing, Dutch histologist, dies on 74th birthday