What Happened on May 22, 1902

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 36th Belmont: John Bullman aboard Mastermam wins in 2:22.6

AgreementTreaty of Interest

US President Theodore Roosevelt signs a treaty with Mexico under which both countries agree to submit a long-standing dispute over interest payments to the Court of Arbitration at The Hague

26th US President Theodore Roosevelt
26th US President
Theodore Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Simmons, American baseball outfielder (A's), lifetime batting avg of .334 (d. 1956), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin