On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1922

Historical Events


AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Joseph Stalin is appointed General Secretary of the Russian Communist Party by an ailing Vladimir Lenin

Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin
Marxist Revolutionary and Soviet Leader Vladimir Lenin
Marxist Revolutionary and Soviet Leader
Vladimir Lenin

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDoris Day

Doris Day [Kappelhoff], American singer, animal welfare activist and actress known as the "girl next door" actress (Pillow Talk, The Man Who Knew Too Much), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 2019)

Singer and Actress Doris Day
Singer and Actress
Doris Day

1922 Highlights

About April 3, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries