On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • George Breakston, French-American producer, actor and director (Jungle Stampede, It Happened One Night), born in Paris, France (d. 1973)
  • Piet Van Lishout, Flemish writer (Eva & I)
  • William Warfield, American concert bass-baritone singer and actor (Show Boat), born in West Helena, Arkansas (d. 2002)
1920 Highlights

About January 22, 1920

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius