On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrzej Koszewski, Polish choral and orchestral composer, and musicologist, born in PoznaƄ, Poland (d. 2015)
  • Blake Edwards, American writer and director (10, SOB, Breakfast at Tiffany's), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma (d. 2010)
  • Frank Price, CEO (British Waterways Board), born in Birmingham (d. 2017)
  • Hoyt Wilhelm [James], American Major League Baseball player and knuckleball pitcher (New York Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers), born in Huntersville, North Carolina (d. 2002)
  • Jason Robards, American actor (A Thousand Clowns, Any Wednesday), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2000)
1922 Highlights

About July 26, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo