Historical Events In 1922
Friday, 03 April 2020
Aug 08 In the year 1922 michael Parkin, journalist
Aug 09 On this day in history philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill)
Aug 09 The birth of Philip Larkin, English poet in the year 1922.
Aug 12 On this day in history arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies
Aug 12 Dedication of Frederick Douglas' home in Wash DC as national shrine on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1922 1st "old time" musicians broadcasted on radio (Jenkins-WSB Atlanta)
Aug 14 Alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies in the year 1922.
Aug 15 Lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie) in the year 1922.
Aug 16 AT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC) in the year 1922.
Aug 16 In the year 1922 louis E Lomax, author
Aug 17 Paul Wiens, writer in the year 1922.
Aug 18 On this day in history alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur)
Aug 18 The birth of Shelley Winters, American actress in the year 1922.
Aug 19 On this day in history 36th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (63 61)
Aug 19 Douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1922 felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81
Aug 20 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history curly Lambeau & Green Bay Football Club granted NFL franchise
Aug 22 Michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush on this day in history.
Aug 22 Micheline Presle, Paris, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin) in the year 1922.
Aug 23 In the year 1922 brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid)
Aug 24 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams) in the year 1922.
Aug 25 Cubs beat Phillies 26-23 in highest scoring major-league game in the year 1922.
Aug 25 Ronnie Potsdammer, Dutch singer/song writer/programmer on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1922 japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed
Aug 26 On this day in history lazar Nikolov, composer
Aug 27 In the year 1922 carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
Aug 27 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6) in the year 1922.
Aug 28 On this day in history 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4
Aug 28 On this day in history joseph-Elzéar Bernier builds Craig Harbour, Canada's most northerly settlement to date at 76 degrees I0' N; on the Canadian Government Arctic Expedition.
Aug 28 On this day in history louis PMFG of Orleans, earl of Eu/Brazil, dies at 80
Aug 28 The first radio commercial is broadcast. Queensboro Realty receives 10 minutes of air time on New York station WEAF for $100 in the year 1922.
Aug 29 Emile Habibi, writer on this day in history.
Aug 30 Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922 in the year 1922.