On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1922

Historical Events

  • 1st successful Technicolor movie (The Toll of the Sea), premieres at the Rialto Theatre in NYC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

English archaeologist Howard Carter opens Tutankhamun's virtually intact tomb in Egypt

Archaeologist who Discovered Tutankhamun Howard Carter
Archaeologist who Discovered Tutankhamun
Howard Carter
Pharoah of Egypt Tutankhamun
Pharoah of Egypt

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestCharles M. Schulz

Charles M. Schulz, American cartoonist (Peanuts), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2000)

Cartoonist Charles M. Schulz
Charles M. Schulz
  • √Čtienne Gailly, Belgian long distance runner (famous Olympic bronze finish 1948), born in Beringen, Belgium (d. 1971)
1922 Highlights

About November 26, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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