On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1922

Historical Events

  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Oakmont CC: 20-year old US Open champion Gene Sarazen defeats Emmet French, 4 & 3 in the final

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Robbe-Grillet, French novelist (Voyeur)
  • Eric William Hunter Christie, barrister
1922 Highlights

About August 18, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo