On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1901

Famous Birthdays

  • JoaquĆ­n Rodrigo, Spanish composer, born in Sagunto, Spain (d. 1999)
  • Lee Patrick, American actress (Topper, Maltese Falcon), born in NYC, New York (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandr Kovalevsky, Russian biologist (founded comparative embryology and experimental histology and identified a common pattern of embryological development in all multi-cellular animals), dies at 61
1901 Highlights

About November 22, 1901

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius