On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Irish Sweepstake run
  • 1st US football game broadcast to England (Harvard 13, Yale 0)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Elijah Muhammad forms Nation of Islam in Detroit

Religious Leader Elijah Muhammad
Religious Leader
Elijah Muhammad

Famous Birthdays

  • John P. Schiffer, American nuclear physicist, born in Budapest
  • Owen Kay Garriott, Enid Oklahoma, astronaut (Skylab 3, STS 9)
  • Peter Hall, English stage, film and opera director (Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre director), born in Bury St Edmunds, England (d. 2017)