Historical Events In 1922
Thursday, 02 April 2020
Aug 08 In the year 1922 michael Parkin, journalist
Aug 09 On this day in history philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill)
Aug 09 On this day in history the birth of Philip Larkin, English poet
Aug 12 In the year 1922 arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies
Aug 12 Dedication of Frederick Douglas' home in Wash DC as national shrine in the year 1922.
Aug 14 1st "old time" musicians broadcasted on radio (Jenkins-WSB Atlanta) in the year 1922.
Aug 14 Alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies on this day in history.
Aug 15 Lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie) in the year 1922.
Aug 16 On this day in history aT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC)
Aug 16 In the year 1922 louis E Lomax, author
Aug 17 On this day in history paul Wiens, writer
Aug 18 On this day in history alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur)
Aug 18 On this day in history the birth of Shelley Winters, American actress
Aug 19 36th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (63 61) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist in the year 1922.
Aug 19 On this day in history felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81
Aug 20 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris in the year 1922.
Aug 21 In the year 1922 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) in the year 1922.
Aug 23 In the year 1922 brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid)
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 On this day in history japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed
Aug 26 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1922.
Aug 28 On this day in history louis PMFG of Orleans, earl of Eu/Brazil, dies at 80
Aug 28 On this day in history the first radio commercial is broadcast. Queensboro Realty receives 10 minutes of air time on New York station WEAF for $100.
Aug 29 In the year 1922 emile Habibi, writer
Aug 30 In the year 1922 babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922