On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1922

Historical Events


BeatificationPapal Inauguration

Cardinal Achille Ratti elected Pope Pius XI

259th Pope Pius XI
259th Pope
Pius XI
  • US, UK, France, Italy & Japan sign Washington naval arms limitation

Famous Birthdays

  • Denis Norden, British television personality, born in London, United Kingdom (d. 2018)
  • Patrick Macnee, British actor (The Avengers, Magnum, P.I., Sherlock Holmes), born in London, England (d. 2015)
1922 Highlights

About February 6, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius