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Gandhi’s longest imprisonment

On March 10, 1922, Gandhi was arrested by the British police on charges of sedition

The BBC

The British Broadcasting Company (BBC) was founded on October 18, 1922, it started airing daily radio broadcasts out of a London studio.

Laugh-O-Gram Films

The beginning of Disney as we know it began way back in 1922, with the start of Walt Disney’s Laugh-O-Gram Films in Kansas City

Jaguar

William Walmsley and William Lyons founded the Jaguar. It originally manufactured sidecars for motorcycles, and in the 1930s.

Reader's Digest

First published in 1922 by DeWitt Wallace and Lila Acheson Wallace, by 1940s became the best-selling publication.

Modern Day Weather Forecasting

Lewis Fry Richardson was way ahead of his time. In 1922, the British scientist and mathematician published Weather Prediction by Numerical Process, which is the basis for today’s weather-forecasting

The USSR

The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), “was the successor to the Russian Empire and the first country in the world to be based on Marxist socialism.

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