What Happened on October 22, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

J. Gordon Whitehead sucker punches magician Harry Houdini in the stomach in Montreal

Magician & Escape Artist Harry Houdini
Magician & Escape Artist
Harry Houdini

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan A de Jonge, Dutch historian

Famous Deaths

  • Jules Van de Hill, Belgian lawyer/politician, dies