Historical Events In 1922
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Nov 28 Helen Kinney Copley, newspaper publisher on this day in history.
Nov 29 Benjamin Smit, Curacaos architect (St Elizabeth Hospital) in the year 1922.
Nov 30 1st speed test of 1st genuine Japanese aircraft carrier Hosho on this day in history.
Nov 30 Actress Sarah Bernhardt made her last appearance on the stage on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history robert Evett, composer
Dec 01 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF on this day in history.
Dec 01 On this day in history geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
Dec 02 In the year 1922 10th CFL Grey Cup: Queen's University defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 13-1
Dec 02 Leo V Gordon, Baltimore MD, actor (Circus Boy, Enos, Winds of War) in the year 1922.
Dec 03 On this day in history 1st successful technicolor movie (Tall of the Sea), shown in NYC
Dec 03 On this day in history the Toll of the Sea becomes the first successful Technicolor motion picture, screened at the Rialto Theatre in New York City.
Dec 04 Gerard Philipe, Cannes France, actor (Caligula, Le Diable au Corps) in the year 1922.
Dec 04 In the year 1922 lucille Atcherson, becomes 1st woman legation sect-US foreign service
Dec 04 Lucille Atcherson, becomes first woman legation sect-US foreign service on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1922 samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist, dies
Dec 06 On this day in history 1st constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation
Dec 06 On this day in history the first commercial carrier of electricity launched its service on this day in 1922 in Utica, New York.
Dec 06 In the year 1922 the first constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation
Dec 08 On this day in history george Fullerton, cricketer (South African keeper-batsman 1947-51)
Dec 09 Gabriel Narutowicz elected Polish president in the year 1922.
Dec 09 Redd Foxx, St Louis Mo, comedian (Sandford & Son, Redd Foxx Show) on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1922 allen Dwight Sapp, composer
Dec 10 On this day in history nobel prizes awarded to Fridtjof Nansen, Niels Bohr and Albert Einstein
Dec 11 Grace Paley, writer (1970 Arts & Letters Award) in the year 1922.
Dec 12 Arthur R Hawkins, US pilot/capt (WW II, downed 14 jap planes) on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1922 charles Ebbets proposes putting numbers on players' sleeves or caps
Dec 14 Charley Trippi, NFL halfback (Chicago Cardinals) in the year 1922.
Dec 15 Alan Freed, Penn, DJ, accepted payola/introduced term "rock-n-roll" in the year 1922.
Dec 15 IVVV (association) peace congress on war forms in Hague in the year 1922.
Dec 16 On this day in history florence E. Allen becomes the first woman justice of a state supreme court (Ohio).
Dec 16 Gabriel Narutowicz first President of Polish Republic assassinated in the year 1922.
Dec 16 In the year 1922 gabriel Narutowicz, 1st pres of Poland (Dec 7-16, 1922), assassinated
Dec 16 Mutual Assn of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs) formally organizes on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1922 pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist