On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Henry H Wilson, Field Marshal, murdered in London