Historical Events In 1922
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Nov 28 Helen Kinney Copley, newspaper publisher in the year 1922.
Nov 29 Benjamin Smit, Curacaos architect (St Elizabeth Hospital) on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1922 1st speed test of 1st genuine Japanese aircraft carrier Hosho
Nov 30 Actress Sarah Bernhardt made her last appearance on the stage on this day in history.
Nov 30 Robert Evett, composer in the year 1922.
Dec 01 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF in the year 1922.
Dec 01 Geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix) on this day in history.
Dec 02 In the year 1922 10th CFL Grey Cup: Queen's University defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 13-1
Dec 02 In the year 1922 leo V Gordon, Baltimore MD, actor (Circus Boy, Enos, Winds of War)
Dec 03 1st successful technicolor movie (Tall of the Sea), shown in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 03 In the year 1922 the Toll of the Sea becomes the first successful Technicolor motion picture, screened at the Rialto Theatre in New York City.
Dec 04 On this day in history gerard Philipe, Cannes France, actor (Caligula, Le Diable au Corps)
Dec 04 In the year 1922 lucille Atcherson, becomes 1st woman legation sect-US foreign service
Dec 04 On this day in history lucille Atcherson, becomes first woman legation sect-US foreign service
Dec 05 In the year 1922 samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist, dies
Dec 06 1st constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation in the year 1922.
Dec 06 The first commercial carrier of electricity launched its service on this day in 1922 in Utica, New York in the year 1922.
Dec 06 the first constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation in the year 1922.
Dec 08 In the year 1922 george Fullerton, cricketer (South African keeper-batsman 1947-51)
Dec 09 In the year 1922 gabriel Narutowicz elected Polish president
Dec 09 On this day in history redd Foxx, St Louis Mo, comedian (Sandford & Son, Redd Foxx Show)
Dec 10 In the year 1922 allen Dwight Sapp, composer
Dec 10 Nobel prizes awarded to Fridtjof Nansen, Niels Bohr and Albert Einstein on this day in history.
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 Charles Ebbets proposes putting numbers on players' sleeves or caps on this day in history.
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" on this day in history.
Dec 15 IVVV (association) peace congress on war forms in Hague on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1922 florence E. Allen becomes the first woman justice of a state supreme court (Ohio).
Dec 16 Gabriel Narutowicz first President of Polish Republic assassinated on this day in history.
Dec 16 Gabriel Narutowicz, 1st pres of Poland (Dec 7-16, 1922), assassinated in the year 1922.
Dec 16 In the year 1922 mutual Assn of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs) formally organizes
Dec 16 On this day in history pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist