On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1922

Historical Events

  • French and British Togoland make separate mandates within the League of Nations

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Stephenson Boyd, American politician
  • Karel Krautgartner, Czech jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, arranger, composer, conductor and teacher, born in Mikulov, Moravia (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Andrey Markov, Russian mathematician (Markov Chain), dies at 66
1922 Highlights

About July 20, 1922

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

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer