On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1898

Historical Events

  • Opera "Iris" premieres (Rome)

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestWiley Post

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

Aviator Wiley Post
Wiley Post

1898 Highlights

About November 22, 1898

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 122 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius