|World Series Champions:
New York Giants
|Stanley Cup Champs:
Toronto St. Pats
|U.S. Open Golf:
|U.S. Tennis (Men/Ladies):
William T. Tilden/Molla B. Mallory
Gerald Patterson/Suzanne Lenglen
|NCAA Football Champions:
California & Cornell & Princeton
"There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy
the interval" - George Santayana (War Shrines)
Theda Bara, Marion Davies, Pola Negri, Mary Pickford
Mary Katherine Campbell (Columbus, Ohio)
In Chicago, the Herrin Massacre occurred in June 1922
in Herrin, Illinois. 19 'scabs' and 2 union miners (Jordie
Henderson and Joe Pitkewicius) were killed in mob action
between June 21–22, 1922.
Film director Hal Roach released the first of many 'short'
features called 'Our Gang.' Considered racist by many
today, it was actually groundbreaking to include black
and white children playing together in 1922. In 1955,
the series of shorts was renamed 'Little Rascals' for
Hottest day and place ever recorded: September 13,
1922 - 136 degrees in El Aziza, Libia.
Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter discovered the tomb
of Pharoah Tutankhaman, better known as King Tut.
Highest scoring baseball game ever: 49 runs when the
Chicago Cubs beat the Phillies 26 to 23 on August 25th.
|1st appearances & 1922's Most Popular
Christmas gifts, toys and presents:
"Playing Doctor" kits