What Happened on June 22, 1909

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Katherine Dunham, dancer/choreographer (Casbah, Stormy Weather)
  • Mike Todd, [Avrom Goldbogen], US theatre and film director ("Around the World in 80 Days"), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1958)

Famous Deaths

  • Detlev [Freiherr Friedrich A von] Liliencron, German poet, dies at 65