What Happened on July 22, 1898

Historical Events

  • Crew of Belgium RV Belgica see 1st sunrise in 1600 hrs - 1st expedition to endure Antarctic winter

Famous Birthdays

Alexander CalderAlexander Calder (1898-1976)

American sculptor (mobiles, stabiles), born in Lawnton, Pennsylvania

  • Stephen Vincent BenĂ©t, American author (d. 1943)
Born in 1898
1898 Highlights

About July 22, 1898

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer