On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Dechko Uzunov, Bulgarian painter (d. 1986)
  • Dwight Frye, American actor (Black Camel, Dracula, Frankenstein), born in Salina, Kansas (d. 1943)
  • George O'Hara, American silent era screenwriter and actor (The Sea Beast, The Grapes of Wrath), born in NYC, New York (d. 1966)
1899 Highlights

About February 22, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces