Historical Events In 1922
Monday, 10 August 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 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 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) in the year 1922.
Aug 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1922 louis E Lomax, author
Aug 17 On this day in history paul Wiens, writer
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 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 On this day in history felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81
Aug 20 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris on this day in history.
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 On this day in history micheline Presle, Paris, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin)
Aug 23 Brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid) on this day in history.
Aug 24 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1922.
Aug 26 Japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed in the year 1922.
Aug 26 In the year 1922 lazar Nikolov, composer
Aug 27 In the year 1922 carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
Aug 27 On this day in history paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6)
Aug 28 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1922 babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922