On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Helffer, French classical pianist and composer, born in Paris (d. 2004)
  • Donald Keene, American Japanese translator and critic, born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • John Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer (studied the Milky Way), dies at 71
1922 Highlights

About June 18, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini