What Happened on March 15, 1922

Historical Events

  • 1st southern radio station begins (WSB, Atlanta Georgia)
  • France, which up until now has insisted on currency for all WWI reparation payments from Germany, now accepts raw materials as payment
  • Sultan Faud crowned King of Egypt, England recognizes Egypt
1922 History

Famous Birthdays

  • (Albert) Eddie Calvert, British trumpeter ("Oh, Mein Papa"; "Cherry Pink (and Apple Blossom White)"), born in Preston, Lancashire, England (d. 1978)
  • Nino Bibbia, Italian sledder (Olympic gold skeleton 1948), born in Bianzone, Lombardy, Italy (d. 2013)
Born in 1922

About March 15, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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