What Happened on February 24, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Kanwar Rai Singh, Indian cricket batsman (1 Test; Services, Southern Punjab), born in Darkati, India (d. 1993)
  • Richard Hamilton, English early pop art painter, born in London, England (d. 2011)
  • Steven Hill, American actor (Mission Impossible, Law & Order), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 2016)
Born in 1922

Famous Deaths

  • Dmitri B. Shostakovich, father of Russian composer Dmitri D S, dies
1922 Highlights

About February 24, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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