On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1922

Historical Events

  • Belgian parliament rejects Dutch university in Ghent

Famous Birthdays

  • Calder Willingham, American novelist and scriptwriter, born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1995)
  • Jack Brooks, American politician, born in Crowley, Louisiana (d. 2012)
  • Jim Wright, American politician (Speaker of House 1987-89), born in Forth Worth, Texas
1922 Highlights

About December 22, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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