On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl F. H. Henry, American theologian and publisher (d. 2003)
  • Verdina Shlonsky, Israeli pianist and avant-garde composer, born in Kremenchug, Ukraine, Russian Empire (d. 1990)
  • William Cardinal Conway, Northern Irish clergyman (d. 1977)

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand van der Haeghen, Flemish librarian/bibliographer, dies at 82
  • Tokugawa Yoshinobu, 15th and last shōgun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan, dies at 75
1913 Highlights

About January 22, 1913

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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