On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1926

Historical Events

  • Imperial Conference ends, giving autonomy inside British Commonwealth

Famous Birthdays

  • Lew Burdette, American MLB baseball pitcher, 1950-67, @X ALl-Star, WQorld Series MVP-1957 (Boston/Milwaukee Braves, and 5 other teams), born in Nitro, West Virginia
  • Zulfiqar Ahmed, Pakistani cricket pace bowler (9 Tests 1952-56)

Famous Deaths

  • Darvish Khan, Iranian classical tar (Persian lute) player, dies in a vehicle accident at 54
1926 Highlights

About November 22, 1926

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 95 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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