On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1922

Historical Events

  • 1st airplane lands at the US Capitol in Washington, D.C.
  • KMJ-AM in Fresno CA begins radio transmissions
  • WEW-AM in Saint Louis MO begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • Marty Allen, Pitts, comedian (Allen & Rossi), "Hello Dere"
  • Ugo Tognazzi, Italian comedy actor, director and screenwriter (La Cage Aux Folles, The Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man), born in Cremona, Italy (d. 1990)
1922 Highlights

About March 23, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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