What Happened on October 8, 1922

Historical Events

  • Baseball World Series: NY Giants beat NY Yankees, 5-3 at the Polo Grounds in Game 5 for a 4-0-1 series win; Game 2 tied

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Gray, Scottish record and film producer, born in Aberdeen (d. 1997)
  • Svend Westergaard, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1988)
Born in 1922
1922 Highlights

About October 8, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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