On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Helmut Gollwitzer, German theologist/antifascist
  • John Gould, American humorist, essayist, and columnist (d. 2003)
  • John Sutton, British actor (The Three Musketeers, Tower of London, Return of Fly), born in Rawalpindi, Punjab, British India (d. 1963)
1908 Highlights

About October 22, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra