On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicolay G. Basov, Soviet physicist who specialized in quantum electronics (laser, maser) and 1964 Nobel laureate, born in Usman, Russia (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Rorschach, Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst (inkblot test - Rorschach test), dies at 37
1922 Highlights

About April 2, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries