Historical Events In 1922
Monday, 30 March 2020
Jun 26 Albert H K, monarch of Monaco (1889-1922), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1922 george Theophilus Walker, Washington DC, composer (Praise of Lillies)
Jun 27 On this day in history newberry Medal 1st presented for kids literature (Hendrik Van Loon)
Jun 27 In the year 1922 newberry Medal first presented for kids literature (Hendrik Van Loon)
Jun 28 In the year 1922 terje Stigen, Norwegian author (Det siste paradiset)
Jun 29 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." in the year 1922.
Jun 29 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #979 Ilsewa on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1922 vasko Popa, Yugoslavia/Serbian poet (Heaven is a Side Issue)
Jul 01 Giovanni Verga, Italian writer (I mala voglia), dies at 81 in the year 1922.
Jul 02 Dan Rowan, Beggs Okla, comedian (Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in) in the year 1922.
Jul 03 Art Fowler, baseball player in the year 1922.
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 On this day in history francisco Moncion, dancer
Jul 07 Artie Malvin, US music director (Julie LaRosa/Steve Lawrence) on this day in history.
Jul 07 Cathal Brugha, Chief of Staff of Irish Republican Army (b.1874) in the year 1922.
Jul 07 In the year 1922 the birth of Pierre Cardin, French fashion designer
Jul 08 In the year 1922 35th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats M Mallory (62 60)
Jul 09 In the year 1922 johnny Weissmuller swims 1st 100 m free style under 1 minute
Jul 09 On this day in history rey Hassan, Morroco, King of Morocco (1961- )
Jul 10 On this day in history derek Prouse, writer actor/film festival director (Le Scandale)
Jul 11 Gene Evans, Hollbrook Az, actor (My Friend Flicka, Matt Helm, Alamo) in the year 1922.
Jul 11 The Hollywood Bowl opens on this day in history.
Jul 12 Clark MacGregor, politician (involved in Watergate) in the year 1922.
Jul 13 Anchor Jorgenson, premier of Denmark (1972-82) on this day in history.
Jul 13 On this day in history the France II, the world's largest sailing vessel, is wrecked off the coast of New Caledonia.
Jul 14 In the year 1922 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 The first duck-billed platypus publicly exhibited in US, at NY zoo in the year 1922.
Jul 17 Curacao harbor workers begin strike under Felix Chacuto on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history donald Alfred Davie, poet/critic
Jul 17 Heinrich Rubens, German physicist, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1922 cornelis A Pekelharing, Dutch histologist, dies on 74th birthday