On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Arkady Gaidar, Russian children's writer (d. 1941)

George Balanchine

George Balanchine, Russian-American ballet composer and choreographer who founded the New York City Ballet, born in St. Petersburgh, Russian Empire (d. 1983) [OS=Jan 9]


1904 Highlights

About January 22, 1904

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius