Historical Events In 1922
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Aug 08 Michael Parkin, journalist in the year 1922.
Aug 09 Philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill) on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1922 the birth of Philip Larkin, English poet
Aug 12 In the year 1922 arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies
Aug 12 Dedication of Frederick Douglas' home in Wash DC as national shrine in the year 1922.
Aug 14 1st "old time" musicians broadcasted on radio (Jenkins-WSB Atlanta) on this day in history.
Aug 14 Alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies in the year 1922.
Aug 15 On this day in history lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie)
Aug 16 On this day in history aT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC)
Aug 16 Louis E Lomax, author in the year 1922.
Aug 17 Paul Wiens, writer on this day in history.
Aug 18 Alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur) on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history the birth of Shelley Winters, American actress
Aug 19 36th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (63 61) on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1922 douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist
Aug 19 Felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris
Aug 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1922 micheline Presle, Paris, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin)
Aug 23 Brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid) on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams)
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1922 paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6)
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 Louis PMFG of Orleans, earl of Eu/Brazil, dies at 80 in the year 1922.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 30 Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922 on this day in history.