On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Kay Starr [Katherine Starks], American singer (Wheel of Fortune), born in Dougherty Oklahoma (d. 2016)
  • Mollie Sugden, English actress (Are You Being Served?), born in Keighley, Yorkshire (d. 2009)

Famous Deaths

  • Djemal Pasha, dictator of Turkey, murdered
1922 Highlights

About July 21, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer