On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1926

Historical Events

  • 105°F (41°C), Waterbury, Connecticut (state record)
  • 108°F (42°C), Troy, NY (state record)
  • Cincinnati Reds right fielder Curt Walker ties National League record of 2 triples in an inning in a 13-1 rout of the Boston Braves

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Forbes, director and producer (Endless Games, King Rat), (d. 2013)
  • Peter Michael Grayson, British showman, born in Manchester (d. 1996)
1926 Highlights

About July 22, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer