On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Marius F. Duintjer, Dutch architect, born in Veendam, Netherlands
  • Max Bill, Swiss architect & artist (Ruban Sans Fin), born in Winterthur, Switzerland (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Marie Jungius, Dutch teacher/fairy tale writer, dies at 44
1908 Highlights

About December 22, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn