On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1922

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Arthur Honegger's ballet "Skating Rink" premieres, Paris

Composer Arthur Honegger
Arthur Honegger

Famous Birthdays

  • James Hanson, English industrialist, born in Huddersfield, United Kingdom (d. 2004)
  • Ray Anthony [Antonini], American orchestra leader (Ray Anthony Show; "Peter Gunn Theme"), born in Bentleyville, Pennsylvania
1922 Highlights

About January 20, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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