On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1871

Famous Birthdays

  • Léon Jessel, German light classical and operetta composer (The Parade of the Tin Soldiers; Schwarzwaldmädel (The Black Forest Girl)), born in Stettin, Germany (now Szczecin, Poland) (d. 1942)
1871 Highlights

About January 22, 1871

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius