On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Moss, poet/editor (New Yorker)

Famous Deaths

  • Benedict XV [Giacomo Paolo Giovanni Battista della Chiesa], Italian 258th pope (1914-22), dies at 67
  • Fredrik Bajer, Danish politician, feminist and pacifist politician (Nobel 1908), dies at 84
1922 Highlights

About January 22, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 99 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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