On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Joe Patton, American golfer (Masters 1954 3rd; Walker Cup captain 1969), born in Morganton, North Carolina (d. 2011)
  • Erich Hartmann, German WW II pilot (downed 352 Russian aircraft), born in Weissach, W├╝rttemberg, Weimar Republic (d. 1993)
  • Luigi Barbarito, Italian prelate of the Roman Catholic Church, born in Atripalda, Italy (d. 2017)
1922 Highlights

About April 19, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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