On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • British mandate of Palestine begins
  • One of the Herald Sun of Melbourne, Australia's predecessor papers The Sun News-Pictorial is founded.
  • The Treaty of Kars is ratified in Yerevan, Armenia.
  • Yankees play their farewell home game in Polo Grounds win doubleheader

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Evers, American civil rights leader (Amazing Grace), born in Decatur, Mississippi

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Coerne, composer, dies at 52