On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1922

Historical Events

  • 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Polish state Chief Marshal Józef Piłsudski resigns

Statesman and First Marshall Józef Piłsudski
Statesman and First Marshall
Józef Piłsudski

Famous Birthdays

  • Geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
  • Paul Picerni, American actor (The Untouchables), born in NYC, New York (d. 2011)
  • Vsevolod Bobrov, Soviet ice hockey left wing (Olympic gold 1956) and soccer striker (3 caps), born in Morshansk, Tambov, Russia (d. 1979)
1922 Highlights

About December 1, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius