What Happened On 22nd August 1922 In History

August 22nd (1922) was a Tuesday. It's the 234th day of the year (235th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 131 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 22nd August, 1922

  • » Michael Collins (Irish leader) known as Michael Collins, Commander-in-chief of the Irish Free State Army, is shot dead during an Irish Republican Army (1922–1969) known as Anti-Treaty ambush at Béal na Bláth, County Cork, during the Irish Civil War.

Famous Birthdays on August 22 in 1922

  • » Roberto Aizenberg, Argentinian painter and sculptor (d. 1996)
  • » Theoni V. Aldredge, Greek-American costume designer (d. 2011)
  • » Harishankar Parsai, Indian author (d. 1995)
  • » Micheline Presle, French actress

August 22nd Famous Deaths for 1922

  • » Michael Collins (Irish leader) e.g Michael Collins, Irish politician, 2nd Minister for Finance (Ireland) called Minister of Finance for Ireland (b. 1890)

August 22nd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints or Feast Day:
  • » Immaculate Heart of Mary
  • » Queen of Heaven Feast of Queenship called Queenship of Mary
  • » Symphorian and Timotheus
  • » August 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Flag Day (Russia)

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