On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1896

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Edvin Wide, Swedish 10K runner (Olympic silver 1924)
  • Enid Markey, American actress, 1st to play Tarzan's Jane, born in Dillon, Colorado (d. 1981)
  • Nacio Herb Brown, American composer (Singin' In The Rain), born in Deming, New Mexico (d. 1964)
  • Paul Van Ostaijen, Flemish poet/writer/critic (Occupied City)