On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1922

Historical Events

  • The Banker's committee of the Reparations Commission refuses an international loan to Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Gordon "Specs" Powell, American jazz and studio drummer and percussionist (CBS Orchestra, 1943-72), born in New York City (d. 2007)
1922 Highlights

About June 5, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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