On This Day

August 22, 1926 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Greek dictator Gen Pangulos driven out

Birthdays in History

  • Marc Bohan, French fashion designer, born in Paris

Deaths in History

  • Charles William Eliot, American University president (Harvard, 1869-1909), dies at 92
1926 in History