• First Carrier take-off by LCdr.. V.C. Griffin in Vought VE-7SF from U.S.S. Langley on October 17, 1922.
  • Lilian Gatlin becomes first woman to fly across the U.S.
  • Albert Einstein and Niels Bohr are Nobel Prize winners in Physics.

Other Facts from 1922

President: Warren G. Harding



Average annual income


 New car


Loaf of bread


Gallon of milk


Gallon of gas




Dow Jones Average      93


Songs from 1922

   “April Showers”
     “Carolina in the Morning”