On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1884

Historical Events

  • 1-armed pitcher Hugh Daily fanned 13 hitters

Famous Birthdays

  • Alceo Toni, Italian composer, born in Lugo di Romagna (d. 1969)

Famous Deaths

  • William T. Wofford, Brigadier General (Confederate Army-American Civil War), dies at 59
1884 Highlights

About May 22, 1884

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini