100 Years Ago – 23 January 1922

23 January 1922

David Lloyd George, the Prime Minister, called for a continuance of the the Coalition Government under normal conditions were reached and he ruled out an immediate General Election.

James Craig, the first Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, and Michael Collins, the Chairman of the Provisional Government of the Irish Free State, agreed the boundaries between the two territories and the discontinuation of the Belfast boycott.

The death of Pope Benedict XV was confirmed.

The death of James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, the former President of the Board of Trade and British Ambassador to the United States, was announced.