On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1922

Historical Events

  • KNX-AM in Los Angeles CA begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • John Paul Hammerschmidt, American politician (Rep-R-AR, 1967-93), born in Harrison, Arkansas (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Viktor Kingissepp, Estonian Bolshevik politician (b. 1888)
1922 Highlights

About May 4, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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