On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Leo Abse, Welsh politician and biographer, born in Cardiff (d. 2008)
  • Sidney Nolan, Australian painter and illustrator (Ned Kelly), born in Carlton, Victoria, Australia (d. 1992)
  • Yvette Chauvir√©, French ballerina, born in Paris (d. 2016)