September 4, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2000m (5:26.3)

Runner nicknamed the
Runner nicknamed the "Flying Finn"
Paavo Nurmi

Birthdays in History

  • Per Olof Sundman, Swedish writer and politician (d. 1992)

Deaths in History

  • Georges Sorel, French social philosopher, dies at 74