On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1922

Historical Events

  • Lizzie Murphy becomes the first female to play against MLB players in a charity exhibition; all-stars from New England and AL v Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park

Famous Birthdays

  • Charley Harper, American modernist artist, born in Frenchton, West Virginia (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

Enver Pasha

Enver Pasha, Turkish general and politician, dies in battle at 40

1922 Highlights

About August 4, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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