What Happened on August 28, 1922

Historical Events

  • 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4
  • Albert von Tilzer & Neville Fleesons musical "The Gingham Girl" premieres in NYC
  • WEAF in NYC airs 1st radio commercial (Queensboro Realty-$100 for 10 mins)
1922 History

Famous Deaths

  • Gaston of Orleans, Count of Eu, dies at 80

About August 28, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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