On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1922

Historical Events

  • 2nd government of Ruys de Beerenbrouck installed in Netherlands
  • Browns George Sisler's 41-game hit streak is stopped by NY's Joe Bush
  • Hungary admitted to League of Nations

Famous Birthdays

  • David Gahr, American photographer noted for his work with folk, jazz and rock musicians (Time Magazine; Folkways albums), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2008)
  • Grayson Hall [Shirley Grossman], American actress (The Night of the Iguana, Dark Shadows), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1985)
  • Ray Steadman-Allen, British choral and brass band composer, born in Salvation Army 'Mother's Hospital', Clapton, England (d. 2014)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Nurse Margaret Sanger (43) weds James Noah Henry Slee in Bloomsbury, London

1922 Highlights

About September 18, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 99 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

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