On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1922

Historical Events

  • 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams)

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHoward Zinn

Howard Zinn, American historian and activist (A People's History of the United States), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2010)

Historian and Activist Howard Zinn
Historian and Activist
Howard Zinn
  • René Lévesque, Premier of Quebec, born in Campbellton, Canada (d. 1987)
1922 Highlights

About August 24, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo