On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1922

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Over 50,000 Fascists gather for a meeting in Bologna where Mussolini warns that he will lead a full-scale revolt against a government favoring 'anti-Fascist reaction'

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • Royal Ulster Constabulary is founded

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan Caulfield, American model and actress (My Favorite Husband), born in West Orange, New Jersey (d. 1991)
  • Joan Copeland [Miller], American actress (Roseland, A Little Sex), born in NYC, New York
  • Lala Abdul Rashid, Pakistani field hockey goalkeeper (Olympic gold 1960), born in Rawalpindi, Pakistan (d. 1988)
  • Povel Ramel, Swedish entertainer (d. 2007)
1922 Highlights

About June 1, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini