What Happened on September 16, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 42nd U.S. Men's National Championship: Bill Tilden beats Bill Johnston (4-6, 3-6, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4)
  • Turkish troops chase Greeks out of Asia

Famous Birthdays

  • Guy Hamilton, British director (Goldfinger), born in Paris (d. 2016)
  • Janis Paige, actress (Lanigan's Rabbi, Trapper John MD), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • Marcel Mouloudji, singer