On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Franz Salmhofer, composer

Famous Deaths


Person of interestDavid Edward Hughes

David Edward Hughes, British-American inventor (microphone, teleprinter), dies at 68


1900 Highlights

About January 22, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius