On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1898

Historical Events

  • Opera "Iris" premieres (Rome)

Famous Birthdays

Wiley Post

Wiley Post, American aviator (1st solo flight around the world), born in Corinth, Van Zandt County, Texas (d. 1935)

1898 Highlights

About November 22, 1898

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 123 years and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius