On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1922

Historical Events

  • St Louis Brown "Baby Doll" Jacobson hits 3 triples beating Tigers 16-0
  • Turkish troops conquer Smyrna/murder Greek citizens
  • William T Cosgrave replaces Irish premier Collins

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Derrick Parsons, diplomat
  • Hans Dehmelt, German-born American physicist (Nobel Prize 1989), born in Gorlitz (d. 2017)
  • Hoyt Curtin, American composer (Hanna-Barbera cartoon themes), born in Downey, California (d. 2000)
  • MacKenzie John, pipe major
  • Manolis Glezos, Greek politician and writer
1922 Highlights

About September 9, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo