On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1922

Historical Events

  • After boycotts and international pressure, Japan agrees to return Shantung Province to China

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First part of Katherine Mansfield's short story "The Garden Party" appears in the Saturday Westminster Gazette

Short story writer Katherine Mansfield
Short story writer
Katherine Mansfield
  • WGY-AM in Schenectady NY begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Indian classical singer (khayal form of singing, bhajans, abhangs), born in Ron, Karnataka, India (d. 2011)
1922 Highlights

About February 4, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius