On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1922

Historical Events

  • Charles Ebbets proposes putting numbers on players' sleeves or caps

Famous Birthdays

  • José Sarria, American political activist, drag queen and 1st openly gay candidate for public office in the US (1961), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Hannes Hafstein, Icelandic politician and poet (b. 1861)
1922 Highlights

About December 13, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius