On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1922

Historical Events

  • Herrin massacre, 19 strikebreakers and 2 union miners are killed in Herrin, Illinois.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Blass, American fashion designer (dressed Nancy Reagan), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana (d. 2002)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry H Wilson, Field Marshal, murdered in London
1922 Highlights

About June 22, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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