On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1889

Historical Events

  • A 1.9 million-acre tract of Indian Territory for white colonial settlement in Oklahoma officially starts at 12pm

Famous Birthdays

  • Ludwig Renn, German writer, born in Dresden (d. 1979)
  • Richard Gl├╝cks, German SS officer and concentration camp administrator, born in Odenkirchen, German Empire (d. 1945)
1889 Highlights

About April 22, 1889

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus