What Happened on April 14, 1922

Historical Events

  • Irish Republican Army rebels occupy the Four Courts (government buildings) in Dublin

Famous Birthdays

  • Ali Akbar Khan, Indian classical sarod player, composer, and music educator, born in Shibpur, Bengal Presidency, British India (now Bangladesh) (d. 2009)
  • David Alexandrovich Toradze, Soviet composer, born in Tbilisi, Georgia (d. 1983)
  • Maria Luisa Bemberg, Argentine filmmaker, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1995)
Born in 1922

Famous Deaths

  • Cap Anson, American Baseball HOF first baseman (NL batting champion 1881, 88; 8 × NL RBI leader; Chicago White Stockings/Colts) and manager (Philadelphia A's, Chicago White Stockings/Colts, NY Giants), dies from a glandular ailment at 69
1922 Highlights

About April 14, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries