What Happened on January 5, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Admiral Sir Anthony Synnot, Chief of the Australian Defence Force (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ernest Shackleton, British-Irish polar explorer (Endurance, Antarctica), dies of a heart attack at 47

Polar Explorer Ernest Shackleton
Polar Explorer
Ernest Shackleton