April 16, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Annie Oakley sets women's record by breaking 100 clay targets in a row

Sharp Shooter Annie Oakley
Sharp Shooter
Annie Oakley
  • German-Russian treaty signed in Italy, Soviet Union recognized

Birthdays in History

  • Christopher Samuel Youd, UK, sci-fi author (Tripods Trilogy), (d. 2012)
  • Kingsley Amis, English novelist (Lucky Jim, James Bond Dossier), born in London (d. 1995)
  • Leo Tindemans, Belgian statesman, Prime Minister of Belgium (1974-78), born in Zwijndrecht,