On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1922

Historical Events

  • Parsifal Place laid out in Bronx, NY, named after a knight in Wagner's Opera

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonius "Ton" Lensink, Dutch actor (Rituelen), born in Batavia, Dutch East Indies (d. 1997)
  • John H Chafee, (Sen-R-Rhode Island, 1976- )
  • John Weidner, war hero, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Juan Carlos Lorenzo, Argentine footballer (d. 2001)
  • Thomas Titus Nkobi, South African ANC-leader (Alexandra-bus boycott 1957), born in Matabeleland, Zimbabwe (d. 1994)
1922 Highlights

About October 22, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 98 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra