On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bogumil Witalis Andrzejewski, professor of Cushtic Languages
  • Clifford McWatt, cricketer (WI wicket-keeper in 6 Tests 1954-55)
  • Renata Tebaldi, lyric soprano, born in Pesaro, Italy (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • William Desmond Taylor [Deane-Tanner], Irish director and actor (The Awakening, Broken Coin), murdered at 49