Historical Events In 1922
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Aug 08 Michael Parkin, journalist in the year 1922.
Aug 09 Philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill) in the year 1922.
Aug 09 In the year 1922 the birth of Philip Larkin, English poet
Aug 12 Arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies in the year 1922.
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 On this day in history lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie)
Aug 16 AT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC) on this day in history.
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 36th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (63 61) in the year 1922.
Aug 19 On this day in history douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist
Aug 19 In the year 1922 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 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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Ronnie Potsdammer, Dutch singer/song writer/programmer on this day in history.
Aug 26 Japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed on this day in history.
Aug 26 Lazar Nikolov, composer on this day in history.
Aug 27 Carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1922.
Aug 27 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6) on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4
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 in the year 1922.
Aug 28 The first radio commercial is broadcast. Queensboro Realty receives 10 minutes of air time on New York station WEAF for $100 on this day in history.
Aug 29 Emile Habibi, writer on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1922 babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922