On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1922

Historical Events

  • Insulin first used on humans to treat diabetes, on Canadian Leonard Thompson, aged 14

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernle Bradford, English historian and writer (d. 1986)
  • Neville Duke, English test pilot
1922 Highlights

About January 11, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn