What Happened on December 22, 1888

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

Heavyweight boxing champ John L. Sullivan challenges Jake Kilrain

Famous Birthdays

  • J. Arthur Rank, English industrialist, born in Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom (d. 1972)
Born in 1888
1888 Highlights

About December 22, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn