On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1922

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Marconi begins regular broadcasting transmissions from Essex

Inventor and Nobel Laureate Guglielmo Marconi
Inventor and Nobel Laureate
Guglielmo Marconi

Famous Birthdays

  • Herman Kahn, NJ, writer (Thinking About the Unthinkable)
  • John B. Anderson, American politician and 1980 Republican presidential candidate, born in Rockford, Illinois (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Clara [G Meijer-]Wichmann, German/Dutch anarchist/feminist, dies at 36
1922 Highlights

About February 15, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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