On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1922

Historical Events

  • Geological survey says US oil supply would be depleted in 20 years

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Morris, Australian cricketer (great lefty opening batsman), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 2015)
  • Guy Madison [Robert Moseley], American actor (Wild Bill Hickok), born in Pumpkin Center, California (d. 1996)
  • Ken Hughes, director (Casino Royale), born in Liverpool, England
1922 Highlights

About January 19, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn