Historical Events on September 22, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey for the 2nd time in 10 for heavyweight boxing title; dubbed the "Long count" fight

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jack Dempsey
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Jack Dempsey
  • Yanks Earle Coombs hits 3 triples