What Happened on August 19, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

36th U.S. Women's National Championship: Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (6-3, 6-1)

Tennis Player Helen Wills Moody
Tennis Player
Helen Wills Moody

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist

Famous Deaths

  • Felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81