January 22, 1909 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Vassily Kandinsky forms Kunstlerverein in Munich

Birthdays in History

  • Lev D Landau, Russian physicist (Nobel 1962)
  • Porfirio Rubirosa, Dominican diplomat and international playboy (d. 1965)
  • U Thant, Burma, Burmese politician and 3rd Secretary-General of the United Nations (1961-72), born in Pantanaw, Myanmar

Deaths in History

  • Richard A C E Erlenmeyer, German chemist, dies at 83