On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1922

Historical Events

  • Scottish worker begins hunger march from Glasgow on London

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Benjamin, showman
  • Luiz Bonfá, Brazilian composer (d. 2001)
  • Pierre Juneau, Canadian film and broadcast executive, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2012)
1922 Highlights

About October 17, 1922

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 98 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra