Historical Events In 1922
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Aug 08 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1922 arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies
Aug 12 In the year 1922 dedication of Frederick Douglas' home in Wash DC as national shrine
Aug 14 1st "old time" musicians broadcasted on radio (Jenkins-WSB Atlanta) on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1922 alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies
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 Louis E Lomax, author in the year 1922.
Aug 17 Paul Wiens, writer in the year 1922.
Aug 18 Alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur) in the year 1922.
Aug 18 In the year 1922 the birth of Shelley Winters, American actress
Aug 19 In the year 1922 36th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (63 61)
Aug 19 On this day in history douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist
Aug 19 Felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1922.
Aug 20 In the year 1922 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 In the year 1922 michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush
Aug 22 Micheline Presle, Paris, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin) on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1922 brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid)
Aug 24 In the year 1922 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams)
Aug 25 On this day in history cubs beat Phillies 26-23 in highest scoring major-league game
Aug 25 On this day in history ronnie Potsdammer, Dutch singer/song writer/programmer
Aug 26 On this day in history japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed
Aug 26 In the year 1922 lazar Nikolov, composer
Aug 27 Carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1922 paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6)
Aug 28 In the year 1922 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4
Aug 28 Joseph-Elzéar Bernier builds Craig Harbour, Canada's most northerly settlement to date at 76 degrees I0' N; on the Canadian Government Arctic Expedition on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1922 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 On this day in history emile Habibi, writer
Aug 30 Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922 on this day in history.