Historical Events In 1922
Friday, 16 November 2018
Aug 08 On this day in history michael Parkin, journalist
Aug 09 Philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill) in the year 1922.
Aug 09 On this day in history the birth of Philip Larkin, English poet
Aug 12 Arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1922 alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies
Aug 15 In the year 1922 lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie)
Aug 16 On this day in history aT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC)
Aug 16 On this day in history louis E Lomax, author
Aug 17 On this day in history paul Wiens, writer
Aug 18 In the year 1922 alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur)
Aug 18 The birth of Shelley Winters, American actress on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris
Aug 21 In the year 1922 curly Lambeau & Green Bay Football Club granted NFL franchise
Aug 22 On this day in history michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush
Aug 22 Micheline Presle, Paris, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin) in the year 1922.
Aug 23 On this day in history brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid)
Aug 24 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams) in the year 1922.
Aug 25 On this day in history cubs beat Phillies 26-23 in highest scoring major-league game
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 Lazar Nikolov, composer on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
Aug 27 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6) on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4
Aug 28 In the year 1922 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 In the year 1922 the first radio commercial is broadcast. Queensboro Realty receives 10 minutes of air time on New York station WEAF for $100.
Aug 29 Emile Habibi, writer in the year 1922.
Aug 30 Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922 in the year 1922.