Historical Events In 1922
Monday, 17 June 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 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 In the year 1922 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 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) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist in the year 1922.
Aug 19 Felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1922.
Aug 20 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris in the year 1922.
Aug 21 Curly Lambeau & Green Bay Football Club granted NFL franchise in the year 1922.
Aug 22 On this day in history michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush
Aug 22 Micheline Presle, Paris, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin) in the year 1922.
Aug 23 Brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid) in the year 1922.
Aug 24 In the year 1922 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams)
Aug 25 Cubs beat Phillies 26-23 in highest scoring major-league game in the year 1922.
Aug 25 In the year 1922 ronnie Potsdammer, Dutch singer/song writer/programmer
Aug 26 Japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed in the year 1922.
Aug 26 On this day in history lazar Nikolov, composer
Aug 27 On this day in history carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
Aug 27 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6) on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1922 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4
Aug 28 On this day in history 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 In the year 1922 emile Habibi, writer
Aug 30 On this day in history babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922