What Happened on January 4, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Wess, American jazz flutist, saxophonist (Duke Ellington, 1953-64; New York Jazz Quartet, 1974-82), and composer, born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Eliza Ann Gardner, African-American abolitionist and religious leader, dies at 90
1922 Highlights

About January 4, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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