On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1922

Historical Events

  • Irish author Liam O'Flaherty & others occupy Rotunda in Dublin

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Bell, American clown, born in Flint, Michigan (d. 1997)
  • Johnny Costa [Costanza], American jazz pianist, celeste and accordion player, and musical director (Mister Rogers' Neighborhood), born in Arnold, Pennsylvania (d. 1996)
  • Yehezkel Braun, Israeli composer (Shir ha-shirim), born in Breslau, Germany (d. 2014)
1922 Highlights

About January 18, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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