On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1922

Historical Events

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  • Influential arts festival Semana de Arte Moderna (Modern Art Week) opens in São Paulo - the beginning of Modernism in Brazil
  • US intervention army leaves Honduras

Famous Birthdays

  • Tudor Jarda, Romanian composer, born in Cluj (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Gerard Bolland, Dutch philosopher (Bolland Society), dies at 67
1922 Highlights

About February 11, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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