On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1922

Historical Events

  • Construction begins on Yankee Stadium (Bronx)

Famous Birthdays

  • J. D. "Jay" Miller, American record producer, born in Iota, Louisiana (d. 1996)
  • Monica Lewis, American jazz singer and film actress (Box Office, Affair with a Stranger), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2015)
1922 Highlights

About May 5, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus