On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1922

Historical Events


Sport awardBoston Marathon

26th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar in race record 2:18:10; his 2nd race victory; first of 3 consecutive wins

Marathon Runner Clarence DeMar
Marathon Runner
Clarence DeMar

1922 Highlights

About April 17, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries