October 1922 calendar

October 1922
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 1922.
The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on October 1922: find out below

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1922?


Events

  • 01 Oct 1922 Former Chicago Staleys play first NFL game as Chicago Bears, win 6-0.
  • 03 Oct 1922 Rebecca Felton of Georgia becomes 1st woman in Senate
  • 04 Oct 1922 For 1st time, entire World Series broadcast over radio (WJZ & WGY)
  • 05 Oct 1922 Yanks and Giants play an infamous 3-3 tie World Series game
  • 06 Oct 1922 Schwebla replaces Benes government in Czechoslavakia
  • 07 Oct 1922 Landis insists Game 4 of World Series be played despite heavy rain
  • 08 Oct 1922 New York Giants beat New York Yankees, 4 games to 0, with a tie in 19th World Series.
  • 09 Oct 1922 Sir William Horwood, London Metropolitan Police Service commissioner, is poisoned by arsenic-filled chocolates.
  • 11 Oct 1922 1st woman FBI special investigator appointed (Alaska Davidson)
  • 14 Oct 1922 1st Thom McAn shoe store opens, on Third Avenue, New York City
  • 17 Oct 1922 Scottish worker begins hunger march from Glasgow on London
  • 18 Oct 1922 British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) established.
  • 20 Oct 1922 Kennelworth in the Bronx renamed Dwight Place.
  • 22 Oct 1922 Lucerne Street in the Bronx named.
  • 23 Oct 1922 Conservative A Bonar forms new government in England
  • 24 Oct 1922 German parliament mandates Ebert President until July 1925
  • 25 Oct 1922 The Third Dáil enacts the Constitution of the Irish Free State.
  • 26 Oct 1922 Italian government resigns under pressure from fascists and Benito Mussolini
  • 27 Oct 1922 Dutch 2nd Chamber votes for child labor laws
  • 29 Oct 1922 The King of Italy, Victor Emmanuel III, appoints Benito Mussolini as Prime Minister.
  • 30 Oct 1922 Anxious to compete with the Yankees, the New York Giants pay $65,000 and 3 players for Jack Bentley (hits .349 and is 13-1 as pitcher in 1922)

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in October 1922?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial


Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Lonesome Mama Blues
  2. - Sweet Indiana Home
  3. - Nobody Lied (When They Said I Cried Over You)
  4. - Why Should I Cry Over You?
  5. - Dancing Fool

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Release year: 1922

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Wallace Beery, Sam De Grasse, Enid Bennett, Paul Dickey

Country: United States of America

Lorna Doone

Lorna Doone

Release year: 1922

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Madge Bellamy, John Bowers, Frank Keenan, Jack McDonald

Country: United States of America

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Release year: 1922

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Jackie Coogan, James A. Marcus, Aggie Herring, Lewis Sargent

Country: United States of America