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December 1922

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in December 1922.
The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Bonar Law (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on December 1922: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 1922?


  • 01 Dec 1922 Polish state chief marshal Jozef Pilsudski, resigns.
  • 04 Dec 1922 Lucille Atcherson, becomes 1st woman legation sect-US foreign service
  • 05 Dec 1922 The British Parliament enacts the Irish Free State Constitution Act, by which it legally sanctions the new Constitution of the Irish Free State.
  • 06 Dec 1922 One year to the day after the signing of the Anglo-Irish Treaty, the Irish Free State comes into existence.
  • 09 Dec 1922 Gabriel Narutowicz is announced the first president of Poland.
  • 10 Dec 1922 Pete Henry makes longest known NFL drop-kicked field goal, 45 yards.
  • 11 Dec 1922 End of the trial of Frederick Bywaters and Edith Thompson at the Old Bailey. Both found guilty and sentenced to death.
  • 15 Dec 1922 IVVV (association) peace congress on war forms in Hague.
  • 16 Dec 1922 Mutual Association of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs formally organizes.
  • 17 Dec 1922 Last British troops leave Ireland Freestate.
  • 19 Dec 1922 Mrs Theres Vaughn, 24, confessed in court to being married 62 times.
  • 20 Dec 1922 Polish parliament selects Stanislaw Wojcieckowski as president.
  • 22 Dec 1922 Belgian parliament rejects Dutch University in Ghent.
  • 23 Dec 1922 Pope Pius XI pleas for peace: encyclical Ubi arcano.
  • 24 Dec 1922 BBC sends first British radio play "Truth about Father Christmas".
  • 27 Dec 1922 Japanese aircraft carrier Hosho becomes the first purpose built aircraft carrier to be commissioned in the world.
  • 29 Dec 1922 Dutch Constitution proclaimed
  • 30 Dec 1922 Soviet Union organized as a federation of RSFSR, Ukrainian SSR, Belorussian SSR and Transcaucasian SSR
  • 07 Dec 1922 The Parliament of Northern Ireland votes to remain a part of the United Kingdom and not unify with Southern Ireland.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in December 1922?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Good Mornin'
  2. - Say it While Dancing
  3. - The Dixie Highway
  4. - Way Down Yonder in New Orleans
  5. - All Over Nothing at All


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?