On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Dorino Serafini, Italian racing driver (d. 2000)
  • Licia Albanese, Italian-American operatic soprano (NY Metropolitan Opera, 1940-66), born in Torre Pelosa (now Bari), Italy (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • D v Liliencron, writer, dies at 65
1909 Highlights

About July 22, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer