On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Buck Weaver, a Black Sox, applies unsuccessfully for reinstatement
  • Conference of Cannes concerning German retribution payments ended
  • WHA-AM in Madison WI begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • John Hewer, English actor famous for portraying Captain Birdseye in British commercials, born in London (d. 2008)