Historical Events In 1922
Friday, 18 June 2021
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 The birth of Philip Larkin, English poet in the year 1922.
Aug 12 In the year 1922 arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies
Aug 12 On this day in history dedication of Frederick Douglas' home in Wash DC as national shrine
Aug 14 In the year 1922 1st "old time" musicians broadcasted on radio (Jenkins-WSB Atlanta)
Aug 14 Alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies in the year 1922.
Aug 15 Lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie) on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history aT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC)
Aug 16 Louis E Lomax, author in the year 1922.
Aug 17 Paul Wiens, writer on this day in history.
Aug 18 Alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur) on this day in history.
Aug 18 The birth of Shelley Winters, American actress in the year 1922.
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 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 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) on this day in history.
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 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 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 Carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1922.
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 in the year 1922.
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 In the year 1922 louis PMFG of Orleans, earl of Eu/Brazil, dies at 80
Aug 28 In the year 1922 the first radio commercial is broadcast. Queensboro Realty receives 10 minutes of air time on New York station WEAF for $100.
Aug 29 Emile Habibi, writer in the year 1922.
Aug 30 On this day in history babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922