1922 (MCMXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1922nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 922nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 22nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1920s decade. As of the start of 1922, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
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Years:
1922 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1922
MCMXXII
Ab urbe condita2675
Armenian calendar1371
ԹՎ ՌՅՀԱ
Assyrian calendar6672
Baháʼí calendar78–79
Balinese saka calendar1843–1844
Bengali calendar1329
Berber calendar2872
British Regnal year12 Geo. 5 – 13 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar2466
Burmese calendar1284
Byzantine calendar7430–7431
Chinese calendar辛酉年 (Metal Rooster)
4618 or 4558
    — to —
壬戌年 (Water Dog)
4619 or 4559
Coptic calendar1638–1639
Discordian calendar3088
Ethiopian calendar1914–1915
Hebrew calendar5682–5683
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1978–1979
 - Shaka Samvat1843–1844
 - Kali Yuga5022–5023
Holocene calendar11922
Igbo calendar922–923
Iranian calendar1300–1301
Islamic calendar1340–1341
Japanese calendarTaishō 11
(大正11年)
Javanese calendar1852–1853
Juche calendar11
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4255
Minguo calendarROC 11
民國11年
Nanakshahi calendar454
Thai solar calendar2464–2465
Tibetan calendar阴金鸡年
(female Iron-Rooster)
2048 or 1667 or 895
    — to —
阳水狗年
(male Water-Dog)
2049 or 1668 or 896

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February 28: Egypt independent.

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Howard Carter in King Tutankhamun's tomb

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The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics is created. (Coat of arms until 1936).

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  • Wracked by rapid inflation and political assassinations, and motivated by hostility and arrogance as well, the Weimar Republic announces its inability to pay more, and proposes a moratorium on reparations for 3 years.
  • Kurd Istigdul Djemijetin, the Kurdish Independence Committee, is founded.
  • The Inter-Parliamentary Union is established.
  • Earl W. Bascom, rodeo cowboy and artist, designs and makes rodeo's first hornless bronc saddle at Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.
  • Vegemite is invented by Australian entrepreneur Fred Walker.
  • The Barbary lion becomes extinct in the wild, with the last killed in Morocco, in the area of the Zelan and Beni Mguild Forests.[28]
  • The Amur tiger becomes extinct in South Korea.[29]

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