What Happened on December 16, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Mutual Association of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs formally organizes
  • NSW all out for 786 against South Australia Cricket

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Simmons, British writer and film director (The Optimists of Nine Elms), born in London (d. 2016)
  • Cy Leslie, American music and video executive (d. 2008)
  • Pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist

Famous Deaths

  • Gabriel Narutowicz, 1st President of Poland (Dec 7-16, 1922), assassinated