On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1900

Historical Events

  • Associated Press organizes in NYC as non-profit news cooperative
  • Edwin S Votey patents pneumatic piano player

Famous Birthdays

  • Yvonne de Gaulle (née Vendroux) , wife of Charles de Gaulle, born in Calais, France (d. 1979)
1900 Highlights

About May 22, 1900

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini