On This Day

August 1, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Hendrikus Colijn becomes political editor-in-chief of The Standard
  • In Italy, the socialist 'Alianza del Lavoro' declare a national strike which collapses immediately and fascist forces destroy union and socialist headquarters

Birthdays in History

  • Frank Hauser, British theatrical director (Oxford Playhouse), born in Cardiff (d. 2007)
1922 in History