This Day In History August 22

Historical Events & Manuscripts on August 22

August 22, 1902

Theodore Roosevelt, horseman, disparages the motor car.

Warren G. Harding, by Harris & Ewing. Circa 1920. Library of Congress.
August 22, 1921

President Harding tries to get a job for his alleged mistress, Nan Britton: excessively rare documentation of their relationship.