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September 2, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in History

  • Arthur Ashkin, American scientist (Nobel Prize for Physics 2018 Optical Tweezers), born in Brooklyn, New York

Weddings in History

Margaret Mitchell

"Gone With The Wind" author Margaret Mitchell (21) weds Berrien "Red" Upshaw; divoce in 1924

Deaths in History

  • Henry Lawson, Australian writer and poet (n the Days When the World Was Wide and Other Verses), dies at 55
1922 in History