What Happened on August 16, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • AT&T radio station WBAY becomes WEAF (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Freeman, American musician (Raunchy), pianist and arranger, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1981)
  • Louis Lomax, African-American author and journalist, born in Valdosta, Georgia (d. 1970)