On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1922

Famous Birthdays

Jack Kerouac

Jack Kerouac, American Beat writer (On the Road, Mexico Blues), born in Lowell, Massachusetts (d. 1969)

  • Lane Kirkland, union president (AFL-CIO)
  • Thomas Hugh Eastwood, British composer, born in Hawley, Blackwater, England (d. 1999)
1922 Highlights

About March 12, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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