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, 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? 98 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius