On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1922

Historical Events

  • Dr Ivy Williams is 1st woman to be called to the English Bar
  • The United States annexes the Kingman Reef in n the North Pacific Ocean
  • WHB-AM in Kansas City MO begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • David Orr, deputy chairman (Inchcape)/CEO (British Council, Unilever)
  • Nancy Walker, American actress (Rhoda, McMillan & Wife), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1992)
1922 Highlights

About May 10, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

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