On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1922

Historical Events

  • Chicago pitcher Charlie Robertson throws a perfect game as the White Sox beat Detroit Tigers, 2-0 at Navin Field

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Murray, South African cricket all-rounder (10 Tests; 1 x 100; 18 wickets), born in Grahamstown, South Africa (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • David M Chumaceiro, Curacaos poet, dies
1922 Highlights

About April 30, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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