What Happened on December 16, 1922

Historical Events

  • Mutual Association of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs formally organizes
  • NSW all out for 786 against South Australia Cricket

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Simmons, British writer and film director (The Optimists of Nine Elms), born in London (d. 2016)
  • Pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist
  • Seymour "Cy" Leslie, American music (Pickwick Records) and video (MGM/UA Home Entertainment) executive, born in Israel (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Gabriel Narutowicz, 1st President of Poland (Dec 7-16, 1922), assassinated
1922 Highlights

About December 16, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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