On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Neal Hefti, American orchestra leader (Kate Smith Show) and composer (Li'l Darlin), born in Hastings, Nebraska (d. 2008)
  • Neil Blaney, Irish politician, born in Fanad, County Donegal, Ireland (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Georg August Lumbye, Danish composer and conductor (Tivoli Concert Hall Orchestra), dies at 79
1922 Highlights

About October 29, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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