On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • George Fullerton, cricketer (South African keeper-batsman 1947-51)
  • Jean Ritchie, American folk singer, born in Viper, Kentucky
  • John B McKay, US test pilot (X-15)
  • Lucian Freud, German-British artist (Benefits Supervisor Sleeping, Boy With a Rat), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2011)