Historical Events In 1922
Friday, 20 September 2019
Aug 08 Michael Parkin, journalist on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1922 philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill)
Aug 09 In the year 1922 the birth of Philip Larkin, English poet
Aug 12 Arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies on this day in history.
Aug 12 Dedication of Frederick Douglas' home in Wash DC as national shrine in the year 1922.
Aug 14 In the year 1922 1st "old time" musicians broadcasted on radio (Jenkins-WSB Atlanta)
Aug 14 On this day in history alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies
Aug 15 In the year 1922 lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie)
Aug 16 AT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC) in the year 1922.
Aug 16 On this day in history louis E Lomax, author
Aug 17 On this day in history paul Wiens, writer
Aug 18 In the year 1922 alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur)
Aug 18 The birth of Shelley Winters, American actress on this day in history.
Aug 19 36th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (63 61) in the year 1922.
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 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris on this day in history.
Aug 21 Curly Lambeau & Green Bay Football Club granted NFL franchise on this day in history.
Aug 22 Michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush in the year 1922.
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 On this day in history 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 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 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 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 In the year 1922 emile Habibi, writer
Aug 30 Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922 on this day in history.