What Happened on April 22, 1884

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Thomas Stevens starts 1st bike trip around world (2 yrs 9 mos)
  • US recognizes King Leopold II's Congo Free State

Famous Birthdays

  • Armas Emmanuel Launis, composer
  • John van Capel, oldest man in Netherlands (Died Sept 3, 1992)