What Happened in 1922

  • 1922 World Series

    In the 1922 World Series, the New York Giants beat the New York Yankees in five games (four games to none with one tie; starting this year the... Read more

  • Amelia Earhart sets altitude record for female pilots

    On October 22, 1922, Earhart flew the Airster to an altitude of 14,000 feet (4,300 m), setting a world record for female pilots. On May 15, 1923,... Read more

  • Kurt Vonnegut is Born

    Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (November 11, 1922 – April 11, 2007) was an American novelist who wrote works blending satire, black comedy, and science... Read more